Anchored. Episode 5| The War Within: Impact of Post-Military Combat PTSD on Military Couples and Families

About this Podcast Episode

In this episode, we talk with Traci and Greg Ferris about their experience with post- military combat PTSD. We discuss the impact that it has had on their marriage and their family over the years. Greg and Traci speak as a married couple and as individuals about the ways in which PTSD has shaped their family dynamics and own personal lives.

Guest Bios

 Greg and Traci Ferris have been married for thirteen years. Greg joined the Air Force in 2001 and served four years as a flying crew chief. After dealing with a host of medical and emotional difficulties for about a decade after he separated from the Air Force, Greg was diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Traci now, along with the duties of full-time employee, wife and mother, takes on the role of caregiver as Greg battles his health problems. They have two sons, ages six and four.

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Cover Photo Image: Flickr [ Beverly Goodwin, October 15, 2013, CCO]

 

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