The Extension of Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

10/03/2017

Approximately 7.8 million Americans will experience PTSD at some point in their lives, and work injuries can sometimes be a cause. When managing workers' compensation cases, mental health is often viewed separately from physical health. Employers and insurers should be more aware of what PTSD is and how it can impact injured employees.

Download this idea paper to learn more about post-traumatic stress disorder, including:

  • Triggers
  • Symptoms
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment