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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 40th Anniversary

Did you know that 2020 is the 40th anniversary of the formal recognition of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as a mental health disoder in the Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)?

The Canadian Institute for Public Safety Research (CIPSRT) and Treatment has many helpful resources and on their website. These resources Include:

  • informative videos about PTSD
  • importance of leadership
  • Self-assessment tools
  • First-hand story-telling from the front line

In preparation to recognize and reduce the stigma of PTSD, visit the CIPSRT website and post on social media on June 27, 2020 for the #WearTealChallenge.