Amanda M. Spray Contributor

Amanda M. Spray, PhD, is a psychologist at NYU Langone Health in New York City and a clinical associate professor at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine.

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PTSD in Veterans: Why It’s Important to Get Treatment ASAP

Treating PTSD early can literally be life-saving.

Caregiving for a Veteran with PTSD: How Loved Ones Can Help

PTSD can affect the entire family, not just the veteran.

Preventing PTSD Post-Deployment: How a New Routine Can Help

Here are methods that can help prevent PTSD after military service.

How Couples Therapy Helps Treat PTSD + Improve Relationships

“It really can help a couple to understand what is interfering with their relationship right now.”

Treating PTSD: How Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Helps

“In a relatively short period of time, someone can really regain their life.”

Road to Recovery: How PTSD in Veterans Is Treated

“It really is quite individualized towards the patient's goals.”

Common Triggers Among Veterans with PTSD

Fireworks are a common trigger, but the list doesn’t stop there.

Is It PTSD? Signs + Symptoms Veterans Should Look Out For

Symptoms may take several months (or years) to develop.

Factors That Increase the Risk of PTSD in Veterans

What makes some veterans more susceptible than others?

PTSD in Veterans: How Military Service Affects Mental Health

“Many veterans struggle with memories of their experiences in the military.”