Challenging the stigma around PTSD

Collage of images taken by U.S. military in Iraq.

Combat zones can expose a soldier to a great number of traumatic experiences, but finding peace after war can be another battle.

The inability to escape those experiences define post traumatic stress disorder, a condition that is widely publicized but not always widely understood.

War News Radio’s Caroline Batten, working with producer Collin Smith, took a look at the different stigmas veterans with this disorder face when returning civilian society.

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