Tears of a Warrior: A Family's Story of Combat and Living with PTSD
Tears of a Warrior A Family's Story of Combat and Living with PTSD Author:Janet Seahorn, Anthony Seahorn Tears of a Warrior: A Family's Story of Combat and Living with PTSD: Are you able to describe five characteristics of a combat veteran who is suffering from trauma (PTSD)? Tears of a Warrior is a patriotic book written about soldiers who are called to duty to serve their country. This is a story of courage, valor, and life-long sacrifice. Af... more »ter the cries of battle have ended, warriors return home to face their physical and mental challenges. Some who made the supreme sacrifice return home in a box draped in the American flag. Those more fortunate, often scarred for life, try to establish a new beginning for themselves and their families. Unfortunately, for many veterans and their families, life will never be the same. Society, overall, is simply too far removed from the realities of combat and a world filed with atrocities to truly comprehend or appreciate the experiences of returning veterans. If we send them, then we must mend them.« less
I am a wife of 4 yrs with Viet Nam veteran who served as a medic 1967-68 during the Tet Offensive.
This book is priceless, utterly invaluable in content information for anyone having or dealing with someone with PTSD. Unfortunately, the war experience is not left behind on the battlefield, but continues to affect and haunt the soldier as well as those in his/her life.
Just wish I had found this book sooner!