ptsd

June is PTSD Awareness Month

What is PTSD? Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder that can occur after someone has experienced a traumatic event. While the events that cause PTSD can vary and are based on the individual, common events can include being involved in, or exposed to, war-related violence or being a victim that survives a traumatic event such…

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Veterans in Recovery; PTSD Among Our Heroes

Military service is a heroic act, and the men and women who have seen active service have truly put their lives on the line for others. Unfortunately, these veterans often face many struggles when they transition from military life back to civilian life

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First Responders and Substance Use Disorders

Every day of the year, America’s police officers, paramedics, EMTs and firemen provide frontline assistance for people facing emergency situations. These first responders are widely acknowledged for the role they play in saving lives and protecting the public welfare

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Police Departments and the Importance of Community Outreach

Police Departments and the Importance of Community Outreach
Community outreach and engagement is often overlooked, but it

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Silent Clients: Trauma’s Effect on First Responders

First responders, including paramedics, police officers and firefighters, are on the front line of tragedy and chaos. They come to save lives and help out when others cannot

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