Mental Health

The Military1 Mental Health Topic provides news reports, expert opinion, video resources and more on mental health of those in the Armed Forces. In this topic you’ll find information for service members – whether active, reserve or veteran - on mental health benefits, treatment, PTSD and support.

Mental Health Articles

5 signs your spouse has PTSD

By Kate Gillie, Uniform Stories Contributor Here are 5 signs that do not necessarily mean your spouse has PTSD, but that there are problems that shouldn’t be ignored: 1. Vortex of Numb Does your spouse come home from work and sit in t ... - More

Mental Health Videos

PSA: I'm good, but are you ready to listen?

When you ask how someone is doing and get the response “I’m good,” do you ever give it a second thought? The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the U.S. Department of Defense have come together to create a video that addresses this questio ... - More

Mental Health Exclusives

How to cope with 5 of the most common symptoms of PTSD

By Rachel Engel Every person’s experience with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is shaped by the event that precipitated their diagnosis, the symptoms they experience and their daily life stressors, which means that each individual case of PTSD ... - More