Secretary Carter Says US Needs Better PTSD Treatment After Ft. Lauderdale Shooting

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the U.S. has not done enough to help veterans deal with post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental issues. His statements follow the shooting at the Fort Lauderdale airport, where former soldier Esteban Santiago killed five people and wounded six others. Federal law enforcement officials said Santiago was undergoing treatment for… Read More »

‘We Have to Do More’: Defense Secretary Carter on PTSD in Wake of Airport Shooting

Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Sunday said the U.S. hasn’t done enough to help veterans deal with post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental issues, following an airport shooting in which the attacker was a veteran that may have suffered from the illness. “No — we keep learning more about how to deal with this kind… Read More »

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood – the principle of causation – WAR= cause , PTSD = effect

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood – the principle of causation – WAR= cause , PTSD = effect HOW PTSD BECAME A PROBLEM FAR BEYOND THE BATTLEFIELD PTSD: The War Disorder That Goes Far Beyond the Battlefield | Vanity … www.vanityfair.com/news/2015/05/ptsd-war-home-sebastian-junger The U.S. military now has the highest rate of post-traumatic stress disorder in its history. … Gradually the… Read More »