Report Questions Stress Disorder Efforts

Congressional investigators are questioning whether the Veterans Affairs Department can adequately help troops who may return from Iraq and Afghanistan with post-traumatic stress disorder.

The agency said that so far it has treated 6,400 veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars for the disorder and that overall, its health care system has provided such services for 244,000 veterans.

 


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    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 21 Feb 2005
    Published on PsychCentral.com. All rights reserved.

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Grohol, J. (2005). Report Questions Stress Disorder Efforts. Psych Central. Retrieved on July 29, 2014, from http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2005/02/21/report-questions-stress-disorder-efforts/

 

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