PTSD

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Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. Veterans

Homelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.

11/03/2014

Photo Courtesy of Michael Newcombe

Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe’s Struggle Post Military Life

When Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.

10/23/2014

PTSD

Former Soldier Hopes Navy Yard Shooting A Wake-Up Call For People Dealing With PTSD

Gene Silvestri lives in Sacramento. He’s spent years suffering, now dealing with PTSD, after trauma he experienced in the U.S. Army. His violent outbursts and overreactions are something many who suffer with the mental disorder don’t want to admit.

09/16/2013

Citrus Heights Veterans center

Veterans Center’s Future Uncertain After Thieves Steal $5,000 Worth Of Equipment

While the $5,000 of equipment that was stolen was a big loss, the bigger loss was the master contact list of donors, which can never be replaced.

07/16/2013

Oakdale double murder suspect Ryan Mazzariello

Military Deployment Damaged Oakdale Murder Suspect, Mother Says

A 15-year-old boy and a 20-year-old were gunned down in front of an Oakdale store this week, but the suspect’s mother says her son is also a victim.

11/13/2012