Krysten was stationed in Puerto Rico with the Coast Guard. On her 20th birthday, a fellow Coast Guardsman sexually assaulted her. When she reported the incident, her friends stood by her. After she left the military, she started school and took advantage of counseling resources on campus to help her deal with her trauma and heal.
No matter what you may be experiencing, there is support for getting your life on a better track. Many, many Veterans have found the strength to reach out and make the connection.Locate VA Resources
An online source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.Locate SAMHSA Resources
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