The Need for Out of the Box Solutions in Mental Health Treatment

US ArmyThe Need for Out of the Box Solutions in Mental Health Treatment

A recent Army Times piece explained that a mental health program aimed at reducing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be expanded despite their own researchers finding no proven gains since 2009. This revelation is a vivid illustration of the need for out of the box solutions in mental health treatment and the delivery of healthcare at large. Continuing to expand a $50 million dollar per year program (now costing $75 million dollars annually) doesn’t make much sense when there are other viable alternatives that have not been adequately explored.

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