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Mark W Lamplugh Jr's Blog – August 2018 Archive (1)

What you should know as a firefighter about PTSD

Most everyone these days is familiar with the acronym PTSD: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Military personnel Are coming back in record numbers suffering from this disorder. PTSD was first added to the DSM by the American Psychiatric Association¹. With the recent wars and military activity, the number of those diagnosed with PTSD has dramatically increased. What we realize now is that PTSD is not limited to those who have served in battle. There is another…


Added by Mark W Lamplugh Jr on August 6, 2018 at 2:30pm — No Comments

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