The Big Picture: The Top Issues

Posted May 9, 2012

The most startling fact of this year’s survey is that a large percentage of folks who exhibited Post-Traumatic Stress had not sought treatment. The graphic above answers the question WHY? But this fact is indicative of a larger issue that many military face — the stigma of PTS and perhaps more importantly the stigma of mental health treatment.

More than 4,000 people weighed in on the issues that affect military families.  For more results, click here and stay tuned as Blue Star Families zeroes in on not only the problems but the tremendous strength and perseverance that truly define milfams.