STIGMA & INCLUSION: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Compared to workers without the disorder, those with PTSD have greater rates of work absenteeism, a higher number of medical visits, an increased likelihood of unemployment or underemployment, lower hourly pay, and increased difficulty meeting work-related demands. However, by creating an environment of awareness, support, and tolerance, companies can help ensure the approximately 8 million Americans living with PTSD succeed in attaining healthy, productive lives. To view this article, click here.