Macomb February Forum - 7PM
Fighting Addiction: The Trauma & Challenges Faced by Our Veterans
Our nation’s military veterans are men and women who served for all of us and were prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice for their country. Unfortunately, the emotional and physical toll of serving in the military, combined with the stress of transitioning back to civilian life, frequently causes veterans to turn to substances as a way to cope. Separation from family, injuries suffered on the battlefield, and PTSD can also contribute to substance use disorders.