Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Here are some helpful and interesting websites if you are interested in learning more about PTSD.

Military Families Near and Far

Information for parents on helping younger children cope with change and the invisible injuries of war

The Impact of Invisible Injuries: Helping Your Family and Children

Fact sheet for parents about common family reactions to a military parent's invisible injuries and strategies for coping

National Center for PTSD

Information on trauma and PTSD for service members, veterans, and their families

PTSD and the Family

Helpful information on family members' reactions to a loved one with PTSD

Understanding and Coping with PTSD

A supplemental take-home module for the NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program that discusses PTSD and how it can affect families

VA Library Network: PTSD Resources

Guide to books and websites on PTSD located by the VA