Among the Walking Wounded: Soldiers, Survival, and PTSD by John Conrad

By John Conrad

A gripping account of PTSD, and a stark reminder that, for lots of, wars pass on lengthy after the final shot is fired.

In the shadows of military lifestyles is an international the place acquaintances develop into monsters, the place kindness twists into attack, and the place self-loathing and depression develop into consistent partners. even if you recognize it via outdated names like “soldier’s heart,” “shell shock,” or “combat fatigue,” post-traumatic tension illness has left deep and silent wounds all through historical past within the ranks of struggling with forces.

Among the strolling Wounded tells one veteran’s event of PTSD via an intimate own account, as visceral because it is blunt. In a brave tale of descent and triumph, it tackles the stigma of PTSD head-on and brings an everlasting message of fight and wish for wounded Canadian veterans. This publication is a must-read for someone who cares approximately Canadian veterans and the darkish battle they face lengthy after their wrestle carrier is ended.

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