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PTSD: National Center for PTSD

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Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

Support helps with healing. This Mental Health Month, visit Make the Connection to learn how you can find support on your mental health journey.

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Pledge to Raise Awareness

Join us this June as we raise awareness about PTSD and effective treatment.

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Register for the walk before May 1 to order your race bib, or download and print it from any printer.

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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 event, like combat, a natural disaster, a car accident, or sexual assault. It's normal to have upsetting memories, feel on edge, or have trouble sleeping after this type of event. If symptoms last more than a few months, it may be PTSD. The good news is that there are effective treatments.

PTSD TREATMENT WORKS

Sign up now for new research, education, and treatment related to PTSD.

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