Massage for PTSD!

SoldierPost Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) plagues no group more than soldiers who have served in combat. As a massage therapist, you can step forward to help ease the soldiers' suffering by using the power of touch.

One professional organization providing massage to overstressed and traumatized client populations is the American Massage Therapy Association. They serve disaster-relief workers, victims of domestic violence and returning U.S. military vets.

Massage Emergency Response Teams are administered by state and local chapters. To locate a chapter contact the national office at 847-864-0123 or

(Deb adds "Be sure to read about NUHS' acupuncture clinic for combat veterans with PTSD!)