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PTSD: National Center for PTSD

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Military Sexual Trauma

Experiencing Military Sexual Trauma can have lasting effects on mental and physical health. Learn how to recognize the symptoms and find support.

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Get Support with Beyond MST

The Beyond MST mobile app is designed to help survivors cope with challenges and improve their health, relationships, and quality of life.

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Step Up for PTSD Awareness

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 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
Also see: VA Mental Health