Oftentimes, when there are no physical wounds to display, an individual is deemed as healthy and distress free. Despite this common belief, the individual may actually be in a high level of psychological distress. All too often, the importance of mental health tends to be overlooked. Academy of United States Veterans strives to change this by shining a light on the vital need of support for those with PTSD. By highlighting the work of VSOs, we ensure that all individuals with any type of distress are recognized.
The dangers associated with PTSD are brought to reality below: