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Effects of COVID-19 on PTSD

Tips for Healthy Coping

For those with PTSD, the pandemic may trigger or affect your PTSD symptoms. Here are some suggestions that may help you find ways to cope.

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We are the world's leading research and educational center of excellence on PTSD and traumatic stress.

PTSD is a mental health problem that some people develop after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening or traumatic event. If symptoms last more than a few months, it may be PTSD. The good news is that there are effective treatments.

PTSD Information Voice Mail: (802) 296-6300
Email: ncptsd@va.gov
Also see: VA Mental Health