Jack Cunningham
Jack Cunningham
  • Beverly Foster

Beverly, the stigma of PTSD gets passed a long by stupid jokes. One of the worst is that PTSD is not real. It's just another way to milk the system.

Jack Cunningham
Jack Cunningham
  • Beverly Foster

Another is that if you have PTSD, you are weak... or crazy to start with.

Jack Cunningham
Jack Cunningham
  • Beverly Foster

I hired a law firm to represent me in a divorce. The law firm was my worst enemy. It openly used my PTSD against me, so they could over-charge me, bill me falsely, come to court unprepared, etc, etc etc. I kid YOU NOT...

Jack Cunningham
Jack Cunningham
  • Beverly Foster

Who would believe a 'Rambo-type-vet' against the word of a powerful law firm?

Linda Ahrens
Linda Ahrens

This has nothing to do with politics, and everything to do with human dignity and respect...PTSD IS REAL!

Joe Cotter
Joe Cotter

Male & Female are the usual target of the jokes & discrimination, but Cops, Firefighters, Doctors, EMTs, Battered Women, Abused Children etc. can all suffer from this affliction. Oh, it also rarely manifests itself in violent behavior. PTSD, does not discriminate by race, gender, politics, religion or age. Many men & women are is serious need & will not seek help for fear of being labeled ,outcast or being relieved from employment.

Judith Nossol
Judith Nossol

Signed, my hubby is a Vietnam Vet!

Suko Crume
Suko Crume
  • Jack Cunningham

You can find resources on the web....here are a few that I found that might help you.....http://ptsd.supportgroups.com/;ptsd.meetup.com/‎;www.mdjunction.com/post-traumatic-stress

Mark Dowsey
Mark Dowsey

jack we in UK veterans are doing our bit can we the HILT FOUNDATION help

Pedro Figueroa-Torres
Pedro Figueroa-Torres

Remember PTSD is not just from this war it goes back to WW II. Known as shell shock, Korean war all messed up, Viet Nam Just Crazy. So let stop this and take care all of our VETERANS.

Joe Cotter
Joe Cotter

PTSD and the stigma attached to it is why so many people, NOT just Veterans, refuse to seek treatment. Veterans both

Suko Crume
Suko Crume

PTSD affects more people than just military men and veterans....it affects a lot of everyday people as well. I think more awareness of this is a good thing for people and can assist people in having a better understanding of eachother.

Johnie C Smith
Johnie C Smith

Disgusting!

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