Archive for July 2014

Afghanistan veteran from New Jersey on a cross-country quest to raise PTSD awareness

During a recent stop in Peru, Indiana, U.S. Army veteran and New Jersey native Eric Peters–who went on countless missions while stationed in Afghanistan–is now on a 3,000-mile journey call attention to the struggles he and his comrades face on the homefront in the form of PTSD. Peters, a soldier with the storied 101st Airborne Division,... Read more »

Malaysian Airlines' crews struggle with PTSD after Indian Ocean and Ukraine losses

It should come as no surprise that the back-to-back losses of two Malaysia Airline 777s that air crews are struggling with PTSD. A story published today by Malay Mail Online cites touches on the impact that the pilots and crews are feeling after the two recent incidents. The story cites nervousness among air crews including recurring dreams,... Read more »