Research Updates

Individuality, work and PTSD

RTWMatters team

Employment outcomes are better for PTSD veterans when individual skills, abilities and preferences are taking into account.

Returning to work with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is rarely easy. PTSD can make it hard to keep a job. Finding a job in the first place can be challenging too. Supported by the Department of Veterans Affairs, researchers in the United States wanted to gain insight into what helps veterans with PTSD attain steady employment in the open market. They compared two vocational rehabilitation programs, interested in which had better out...

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