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The scars are permanent

...Botox and face creams have helped.Nelson also struggled with feelings of anxiety and sought counseling for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. She tried to go back to the Alaskan for its 100th anniversary celebration last year, but she couldn't...
My Turn: Sexual assault charges always merit rapid response

...victims of sexual assault commonly endure lasting emotional, physical, and psychological scars, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, substance abuse issues, phobias, heightened emotional reactions, interpersonal relationship...
Judge sentences rapist to 6 years in prison

...womanizing."The victim attended the sentencing accompanied by a service dog that she said was prescribed for post-traumatic stress disorder.She objected to listing the crime as "least serious."
Dying sex offender's family pleads for mercy

...Strickling was able to understand the legal proceedings, including the charges against him.Strickling also has Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - he served in the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged in 1967.His mental and physical condition worsened...
Soldotna shooting victim responds to treatment

...and keep your eyes open, the chances are it won't be as bad or it'll go away completely."Stroup has post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.Her psychiatrist, Dr. Frank Ochberg, a prominent PTSD psychiatrist and professor of psychiatry...
Military justice: We must put an end to sexual assault in the military

...Act of 2013 which would make disability benefits for women veterans available if they are suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or depression following a military-related sexual assault.I also support the Defense STRONG...
House moves PTSD sentencing bill

...House Special Committee on Military and Veterans' Affairs moved a bill Thursday allowing judges to consider post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries as a mitigating factor during sentencings of combat veterans.House Bill 313...
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My Turn: More sensitivity needed to veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

...hands-on subsistence in Excursion Inlet. He has been alcohol free for over 20 years. He struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder. His son Thomas just graduated from St. Johns College in Annapolis Maryland and is now in St. Petersburg...
Vet gets 1 year for shooting at vehicle on Egan Drive

...there's not a satisfactory answer as to what caused Darshan S. Dogra's behavior - just possibilities such as post-traumatic stress disorder, anger issues or alcohol abuse."Ultimately I think no matter what sentence is fashioned, it's very...
Alaska Editorial: We're silver

...activate when a vulnerable adult is missing. It would apply to adults with disabilities, including dementias, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and developmental disabilities.Rep. Max Gruenburg, who introduced HB59, likened it to the Amber Alert...


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