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Military

ACTIVE DUTY, GUARD, RESERVE & VETERAN

 

Hundreds of thousands of military personnel and veterans experience PTS(D) due to the stresses of training, combat, and sexual trauma within the ranks.

It is estimated that PTS(D) afflicts:

  • 31% of Vietnam vets

  • 12-24% of Gulf War vets

  • 11-30% of Iraq War vets

  • 14% of Afghan War vets

The Facts:

 
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Law Enforcement

POLICE & DETECTIVE

 
 

Some of the most tragic events in our communities are witnessed by law enforcement. This trauma often has significant impact on officers’ physical and mental health, as many struggle with alcohol abuse and depression.

It is estimated that PTS(D) afflicts:

  • 7-19% of police officers

The Facts:

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Firefighters

CAREER & VOLUNTEER

 

Firefighters in the United States are dispatched to fewer fires but are increasingly called upon to support Emergency Medical Services, respond to natural disasters and perform search and rescue. Lack of knowledge, stigma, financial and time burden are obstacles to the treatment of their PTS(D).

It is estimated that PTS(D) afflicts:

  • 14-37% of firefighters

The Facts:

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Emergency Services

EMT & PARAMEDIC

Emergency medical service personnel face catastrophic, stressful events in their daily efforts to provide essential health services. Unfortunately, repeated exposure to this stress takes a mental toll on these brave men and women.

It is estimated that PTS(D) afflicts:

  • 34% of EMTs

  • 15% of paramedics

The Facts:

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