SARASOTA, Fla., -- Veterans returning from active military service may have a difficult time transitioning back to civilian life. There is growing support for veterans of all ages, including research for new treatment and counseling here on the Suncoast The Roskamp Institute conducts research aimed at identifying biomarkers to see who may be susceptable to developing PTSD.
Jewish Family and Children's Services also offers veterans support. "Primarily supportive housing for veterans who are homeless, or almost homeless, we also have trauma programs fro veterans who have experienced PTSD" said CEO Rose Chapman. The program helps veterans with behaviors and feelings associated with the trauma