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When Your Loved One Has PTSD

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By Dina | Mar 28, 2017 | PTSD

Suffering from PTSD can be particularly difficult because the symptoms often are accompanied by embarrassment or shame. If your loved one has been diagnosed with PTSD, here’s what you need to know to help. What is PTSD? PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, is a... READ MORE


 

Treating PTSD for Family Members

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By Dina | Feb 2, 2017 | PTSD

Studies estimate that Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, presently affects millions of Americans. Nearly 70% of the adult population in the United States has experienced some form of trauma at one point, and many of these individuals eventually develop PTSD.... READ MORE


 

The Basics of PTSD

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By Dina | Jan 26, 2017 | PTSD

Most people are familiar with the acronym PTSD, but many still do not understand what it describes. PTSD stands for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. This condition affects people who have experienced or witnessed severe trauma, and it is particularly common among... READ MORE


 

How to Make Home Feel Safer for Vets With PTSD

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By Dina | Dec 27, 2016 | Couples, Families, PTSD

Coming home can be terrifying and difficult for veterans with PTSD. Families face a great challenge in helping their veteran adjust to normal life and mange this disorder. With anger and abuse commonly associated with PTSD sufferers, this reunion can be concerning for... READ MORE


 

How PTSD Can Affect Your Marriage (And How To Get Help)

By Dina | Dec 8, 2016 | PTSD

If you are in a relationship with a military veteran, you may notice significant emotional changes when he or she returns home from duty. An adjustment period is to be expected, but if your partner exhibits severe shifts in behavior or mental state, PTSD may be to blame... READ MORE


 

How PTSD Can Impact Marital and Romantic Relationships

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By Dina | Dec 6, 2016 | Couples, Divorce, Marriage, PTSD

Marriage is one of life’s greatest joys. War is one of its greatest sorrows. A veteran who returns home from war with PTSD faces the hardship of having these two relationships mixed together. PTSD casts its challenging symptoms onto every part of a veteran’s life, and... READ MORE


 

Helping Vets With PTSD Maintain Relationships With Their Children

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By Dina | Nov 15, 2016 | Couples, Families, Marriage, Parenting, PTSD

A veteran mom or dad who returns home with PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) also returns home with new relationship challenges for his or her children. A child may feel as though the parent who departed for duty several months ago is not the same parent who recently arrived back home... READ MORE