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Honoring Veterans' Day by Understanding PTSD

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) was first brought to public attention in relation to war veterans, but it can result from a variety of traumatic events. It is estimated that 7 to 8 percent of the American population will develop PTSD at some point in their lives. These resources are listed to help overcome misconceptions about PTSD and to help promote promising partnering strategies with American Job Centers.

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June is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month

June is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month. PTSD was first brought to public attention in relation to war veterans, but it can result from a variety of traumatic events. It is estimated that 7 to 8 percent of the American population will develop PTSD at some point in their lives. These resources are listed on Workforce GPS, to help overcome misconceptions about PTSD, and to help promote promising partnering strategies with American Job Centers.

Is Post Traumatic Growth real? And what do we need to know about it for adult learners?

Many of our learners have experienced, or continue to experience adversity. For some, the adversity is trauma. We often talk about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, but I'd like to shfit that narrative and discuss Post Traumatic Growth.  Post-Traumatic Growth Inventory looks for positive responses in five areas:

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