BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour – PTSD veterans’ partners

October 2019

An exclusive three part series talking to veterans’ partners about living alongside PTSD and how a support programme run by Combat Stress helped them cope.

In this first interview, ‘Sheila’ describes how she had to turn detective before confronting her husband. Listen

Partners of veterans with PTSD are at risk of developing secondary PTSD themselves. ‘Becky’ told me her story. Listen

Friends and family don’t always understand. In the last interview, ‘Elaine’ talks about the isolation she experienced. Listen