Finding New Strength Against PTSD



Retired Army Colonel Don Gagliano, MD, knew something wasn’t right after he came home after serving as Medical Commander of the 30th Brigade in Iraq. It took him a long time to seek treatment for PTSD, and when he finally did his doctor recommended Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE.) PE is a cognitive-behavioral therapy shown to alleviate PTSD and its symptoms by helping patients confront traumatic memories they have been trying to avoid.

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