There are currently about 8 million people in the United States with PTSD. Higher rates of PTSD are found in veterans.
This year the Phoenix VA PTSD Clinical Team has partnered with the Northern and Southern Arizona VA PTSD Clinical Teams along with the Arizona Coalition for Military Families to host the First Annual Arizona Department of Veteran Affairs Summit on Posttraumatic Stress.
Arizona PTSD Summit
9 a.m. - Noon
Tuesday, June 29
Free and open to everyone - register here
Event flyer (PDF)
Discussions will include how to improve intimacy and how to talk to children about PTSD along with discussing moral injury and posttraumatic growth. The event will also cover relevant treatment options and provide a helpful discussion on PTSD and traumatic brain injuries.
For questions about the event, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please help spread the word about the Summit on Posttraumatic Stress and that PTSD treatments work. Most people who have PTSD don't get the help they need, but with treatment recovery is possible!