Who we are.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
is a group of professional and advocacy organizations
that have joined forces to provide educational resources to individuals
diagnosed with PTSD and their loved ones; those at risk for developing
PTSD; and medical, healthcare and other frontline professionals.
What is PTSD?
Stress Disorder is a complex health condition that can develop in
response to a traumatic experience – a life-threatening or
extremely distressing situation that causes a person to feel intense
fear, horror or a sense of helplessness. PTSD can cause severe problems
at home or at work. Anyone can develop PTSD – men, women,
children, young and old alike. Fortunately, PTSD is treatable. Learn
PTSD Alliance includes four national organizations that represent a
spectrum of healthcare issues related to PTSD; including trauma-related
stress, women’s healthcare and anxiety disorders. Learn more
about our Alliance
Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation
We have noticed a close correlation between drug and alcohol abuse, and PTSD. We have listed a few websites that might interest you in getting more information or addiction help if deemed necessary.
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someone you care about has PTSD, it is important to talk with a
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for additional guidance or consultation regarding the proper diagnosis
and treatment of PTSD. Click
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