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Serving Our Veterans: Filling the Gaps in Military Mental Health

February 11, 2008

Stories of devastation on the evening news depict families struggling to cope with the health and mental health problems of their loved ones who have served in the military. For too many, help is not coming quickly enough. Nearly one-third of returning service members had signs of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), conflicts in relationships, and other mental health problems six months after leaving Iraq.


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