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Stigma as a Barrier to Treatment

A recent story on Military.com takes a look at the stigma associated with barriers to treatment associated for veterans. The story indicates that “Experts who work with both active-duty military and veterans say the stigma of mental illness — whether combat stress, depression, anxiety or substance abuse — continues to be an impediment to treatment, often leading to tragic consequences.”

Read more: http://www.military.com/daily-news/2016/01/20/stigma-of-the-damaged-veteran-a-barrier-to-treatment.html?ESRC=eb.nl