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Military Spouses: Are You Experiencing PTSD Symptoms?

Military Spouses: Are You Experiencing PTSD Symptoms?

Symptoms of Secondary PTSD often mimic those of Primary PTSD, causing nightmares and reactions related to a traumatic event that they may not have experienced but were exposed to through the re-telling of events.

Child Care is More Than a Readiness Issue

Child Care is More Than a Readiness Issue

It’s no secret that military families experience the same child care issues as their civilian counter-parts–the lack of quality or affordable child care is a problem across the United States. But for military families, the absence of quality, affordable child care can quickly go from an inconvenience to a matter of national security.

Is PTSD Affecting YOUR Family?

Is PTSD Affecting YOUR Family?

Throughout history, it’s been called soldier’s heart, shell shock, war neurosis, and the ‘thousand-yard-stare.’ Today, it is known as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). While names and descriptions for this condition have changed over the years, one undisputed fact exists among them all: PTSD has long been a consequence of war.

4 Things to Know BEFORE Becoming a Military Caregiver

4 Things to Know BEFORE Becoming a Military Caregiver

The role of caregiver is an important one, but rarely one that is anticipated or prepared for. Yet, many unsuspecting spouses, parents, family members, and friends have found themselves assuming this role without warning to care for a wounded, ill, or injured service member.

DoD: Military Members Will Pay for Their Own Readiness

DoD: Military Members Will Pay for Their Own Readiness

On May 23, the Trump Administration released its budget proposal for FY 2018, which will begin on October 1. The budget includes proposed funding levels for every government agency, including the Department of Defense (DoD), and reflects the policies and priorities of the new Administration.

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