Sarah Komar is a freelance reporter, feature writer and editor. Her reporting interests include disability issues, public education and the U.S. military. She has served as a Dow Jones News Fund editing intern at The New York Times and The Arizona Republic. She has been published in the Arizona Republic, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the Platte County Citizen. Sarah is a graduate of the University of Arkansas.
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The U.S. military spent decades misunderstanding the effects of service-related trauma and stress on veterans. When my dad joined the Army in 1987, at age 21, the term PTSD was not used. Following that, plus 20 years of active conflict, the military has a mental health problem.