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PTS: Treatable, normal response to abnormal events

by Dr. Joseph Maio
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center

June is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month, so it’s a good time to think about this common problem.

June 16, 2016 ×


Photo by Phil A. JonesA behavioral health specialist aims his weapon during a demonstration provided by Maj. (Dr.) Michael Valdovinos to show how Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy can be used to treat Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

VRET helps resolve PTSD by recreating traumatic events

by Chuck Roberts
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

For those who think they are suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, a new form of help is available at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center where they can recreate the look, sounds and smells of a deployed environment to help patients revisit and cope with events that have affected them so profoundly.

March 12, 2015 ×