Salt Lake City, Utah – During the Civil War, doctors called it melancholia or insanity. In the World Wars it came to be known as shell-shock and later combat fatigue. But by any other name, post-traumatic stress disorder has been an invisible plague on soldiers as long as wars have been waged. Monday, Doug is joined by the creators of a new HBO documentary called Wartorn. They'll talk about the history PTSD from the Civil War to today and about what it means for soldiers and their families.
This Wednesday, November 3 at 7:00 p.m., the Salt Lake City Film Center will present a screening of Wartorn at the Salt Lake City Library. For detailed information, click here Wartorn premieres on HBO November 11. Visit HBO on-line for details and for links to resources. Military OneSource is provided by the Department of Defense at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve (regardless of activation status) and their families. It is a virtual extension of installation services. Visit Military OneSource today at www.militaryonesource.com or call 1-800-342-9647
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