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Donald Trump's Comments On Veteran Suicide Are Exactly Why There's PTSD Stigma

Another day, another abhorrent comment about mental health from Donald Trump. This time the Republican presidential nominee targeted veteran’s mental health ? particularly those vets experiencing post-traumatic stress disorder. Trump spoke at a veterans’ rally in Virginia on Monday, during which he addressed the high rates of veteran PTSD and suicide. Trump on vet suicide: “they see things…a lot of folks in this room see & you’re strong & you can handle it, but some ppl can’t handle it.
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