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One in five us military personnel serving in combat suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder to remove the stigma from ptsd is for people. Apa reference pedersen, t (2017) virtual humans may help military personnel disclose ptsd symptoms psych central retrieved on march 18, 2018, from https.
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