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PTSD: a discussion for veterans and their families

Event Type: Adult Department Programs
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 11/14/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
 Dr. Eric BeShears, clinical psychologist, with the John D. Dingell, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, will speak on the topic of PTSD and Moral Injury. The program is especially geared towards veterans and their family members, or anyone whose lives PTSD had affected. Topics discussed will include what PTSD is, what it looks like to loved ones, the toll it takes on family members, and what happens if PTSD is not treated. Also discussed will be the relatively new issue that is being addressed in the mental health field, Moral Injury. Dr. BeShears welcomes questions throughout his discussion, and the program can become as interactive as the audience prefers.
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Location: Meeting Room A and B
Other Information:
 This program is part of World War I and America, a two-year national initiative of The Library of America presented in partnership with The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, and other organizations, with generous support from The National Endowment for the Humanities.
Contact: Beth Sheridan
Contact Number: 2486933001
Presenter: Dr. Eric Brashears