Published on May 26, 2022

Coping with PTSD

Discussing the mental impacts of traumatic events

About 6% of the population will have #PTSD at some point in their lives and about 12 million adults in the U.S. have post-traumatic stress disorder in a given year. This mental health condition can occur at any age following a traumatic event.

In the North State, we’ve experienced several traumatic events that have affected our region and the world. Experts say traumas can change a person’s brain, but there is hope — and treatments can help.

Learn more from Jocelyn Beauregard, the Lead Social Worker at Enloe Behavioral Health.