img_01_2x1
Support
In Combat, There Isn’t Always A Choice Between Right And Wrong
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Wood spoke with Task & Purpose about moral injury, combat as a coming-of-age experience, and how we can begin to heal after 15 years of war.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak during a town hall with the Retired American Warriors, Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, in Herndon, Va.
News
Stigmas And Misconceptions Of Post-Traumatic Stress Weaken Us All
Retired Army Col. Miguel Howe addresses the cost of misconceptions around post-traumatic stress.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up after a town hall, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, in Virginia Beach, Va.
News
Trump: Soldiers With PTSD Aren’t ‘Strong’
Trump’s remarks on post-traumatic stress disorder implied that people without the ailment are stronger.
U.S. Marine Lcpl. Greg Rivers, 20, of Sylvester, Ga., holds his neck while waiting to take psychological tests at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2007.
Support
5 Things We’ve Learned About PTSD Since 9/11
New research shows post-traumatic stress treatments are advancing, and there is hope for those suffering its effects.
Munger, a psychiatric service dog, "clears" the area as Joe Aguirre enters a restaurant in Fayetteville, N.C.
Support
Veterans With Service Dogs Know Someone Always Has Their Back
A trainer at K9s For Warriors explains how service dogs help vets handle the effects of PTSD.
A veteran and a wolf sit together at the Lockwood Animal Rescue Center, a back to nature retreat in Los Padres National forest in Ventura County, California.
Entertainment
The Incredible Bond Between A Group Of Combat Vets And Wild Wolves
An upcoming documentary reveals how rescued wolves are helping veterans overcome PTSD.
Iraq war veteran and former Marine infantryman Sean Barney is running for Congress for the state of Delaware.
News
In His Run For Congress, This Iraq War Vet Isn’t Running From PTSD
Marine veteran Sean Barney talks about his run for Congress, his military service, and the role of veterans in politics.