The week of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) that I first had to write the details of my rape and then read it daily, it ...
I haven't thought about killing myself in a long time. I spend time on Facebook talking to other veterans who sound like they are or may be suicidal. I try to get them to choose life. So you can imagine how surprised I was to find myself seriously thinking about getting my gun and eating it.
So I'm one of the lucky ones. I have an honorable discharge from the military and a service connected disability. So I'm being treated for physical disabilities and for PTS, as well as for MST.
It's amazing what you can live with, and no one knows unless you tell them.