Tag Archives: post traumatic stress

During a recent interview with DoD News, Navy Capt. (Dr.) Anthony Arita, Deployment Health Clinical Center director, discussed how mental health is critical to the mission.
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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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Recovering from a traumatic brain injury or post-traumatic stress isn’t easy but it’s not impossible as long as you take that first step.
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For some wounded warriors, the path to healing is best traveled with the help of a furry, devoted friend.
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After spending four months with the Fort Riley, Kan., Warrior Transition Battalion as a patient, Army Sgt. Troy Tow now serves as a squad leader for the very same battalion.
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