Having Trouble Shopping or Being in Public Places?
Three of the brave Veterans who share their stories on AboutFace.
PTSD: Candid Talk from Veterans Who Have Been There
Learn about PTSD from Veterans who tell how they deal with it. They talk here about how getting PTSD treatment turned their lives around: AboutFace.
How I knew I had posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
These brave men and women can tell you firsthand how they knew they had PTSD. It may be because family told them they needed help, or for Kevin it was not being able to go to Walmart. The Veterans address these symptoms:
Find out how treatment turned their lives around.
Learn about PTSD from Veterans who live with it every day. Hear their stories. Find out how treatment turned their lives around.
Men, women, young, not-so-young, Iraq, Vietnam, many career fields, many locations.
These Veterans know that by going public, they can help other Veterans and their families who may be reluctant to seek treatment. In very direct language, they will tell you:
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PTSD is not the only issue
Want to hear from Veterans about issues other than PTSD? Visit Make the Connection to find more shared experiences and support for Veterans.
VA provides numerous ways for Veterans to get the help they may need to keep mentally healthy. The best place to start looking is the VA Mental Health web page or for PTSD specifically, the National Center for PTSD web site.
At VA Mental Health, you will find information about dealing with: