Post-traumatic Stress Disorder – PTSD – is commonly thought to be suffered by men in combat zones. But a conference in Washington has been told that two thirds of sufferers are women. They include victims of sex crimes and domestic violence. This is one woman’s story about how she has been affected by PTSD. She’s.. read more →

Public protests are a regular feature in many countries. People routinely take to their cities’ streets to make demands. Some protests turn violent. Physical injuries are common. But what about the less obvious, unintended emotional consequences? Professor of psychiatry Christopher P Szabo explains the trauma that protesters – and even onlookers – can experience. What.. read more →

Though improvements are there to be seen in the treatment and care of our military suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and depression, it’s not enough. An issue is both quick diagnosis and quick and proper care for all. Anything less is a violation of the covenant this nation has entered with the men and women.. read more →