As the Author of the #1 Amazon National-International Best Seller War Memoir “Battling the Storm Within” about living 20 years undiagnosed with PTSD, MST and the GWI. My mission is to empower others to address their own personal traumas, be healed, restored and live again. I believe in telling the truth, living the truth and being the truth. I will share the truth for it sets you free. I have battled my storm that was within me and won, so can you! Peace and blessings Sgt. Stephanie J. Shannon
Battling the Storm Within
Saturday, March 9, 2019
'Mom, you're too much': Veteran women become the new face of PTSD
These women served their country proudly, but they didn't leave their service without wounds.
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When you picture the face of a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder, do you think of a woman? You probably should. Women are the fastest growing group of veterans to ask for help after leaving the service. They are mothers, sisters and daughters fighting a new battle every day. Nitza Rivera is a retired master sergeant who served 23 years in the Army.