Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
PTSD: Shatters our basic assumption about the world and our safety leaving one feeling alienated or distrustful.
Three in ten Americans experience PTSD and it is treatable!
Post Combat Stress (PCS): long term reactions to combat and operational exposure that can lead to a mental health diagnosis of PTSD.
Symptoms: Reliving the event, avoiding situations that remind of event, feeling numb or keyed up
Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE) for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury recently unveiled a new Real Warriors Campaign profile. The Real Warriors Campaign is a multimedia public education initiative designed to combat stigma associated with seeking treatment for psychological health concerns and traumatic brain injury (TBI). Please click here to watch video.