Tag Archives: post-traumatic stress disorder

Graphic: Senior Airman Dennis Sloan, assigned to 628th Air Base Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, walks on the Joint Base Charleston flightline in search of a photo May 5, 2013. (U.S. Navy Photo illustration byPetty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/Released)

Being a victim of sexual assault is not easily described, but for one airmen, writing about it has helped him regain some of the control he lost.
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Retired Army Gen. Peter Chiarelli shares why he doesn’t call post-traumatic stress a disorder, why afflicted troops need to get help and how we can support them.
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It was an evening seven years in the making when retired Army Maj. Ben Richards received a Purple Heart award for the traumatic brain injury he sustained in 2007.
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Musicians Kevin and Michael Bacon and comedian Jim Breuer discuss how their fathers, both WWII vets, inspire them to help today’s troops.
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Air Force photo by Sgt. Carlisle Fountain.

Healing from a traumatic brain injury and having trouble sleeping? Check out these tips for catching some zzz’s and keeping your recovery on track.
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