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Introduction to CombatPTSD.org

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Who are we?             CombatPTSD.org was started out of an intense passion for serving veterans.  PTSD and suicide are two of the most challenging issues facing our military and veterans today.  Because of the cost on military members and their families, we decided it was time.  Time to find a new approach. People often want to know “About the authors”, so…

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Unpacking the E-Bag

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Did you think you were done with baggage after your turned in all of your deployment gear to the Supply Sergeant? Think again. In this article on Military.com, Dr. Tharp explains the theory of the “E-bag”, or emotional bag–that no one teaches you about. Click here to read the article Unpacking the E-Bag.  

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Do You Fight the Home or the Away Game?

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Freedom isn’t free, is it? To those that have survived deployment, the memories they carry are their ongoing price of freedom. Too often military war veterans struggle to enjoy their life and family in peacetime. They are still fighting the war mentally, which is really bringing the war home. When that happens, the entire family suffers. In Dr. Tharp’s article…

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