U.S. Marine Corps
A connection changed his life for the better
After Alan was discharged from the Navy, he felt he needed to talk about his experiences, but people around him didn't want to hear about his time in Vietnam. He had nightmares, and he started drinking heavily. Feeling hopeless, he tried to harm himself. A social worker connected him to a VA PTSD program, and he turned his life around.
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