Soldiers are so young when they are sent into combat. We send those who are barely young adults into experiences that will influence them for years, at a time when their life narratives are still unformed and they are so impressionable. — Sam Osherson Ph.D.
For many veterans, it is difficult to adjust to the normal life outside of the military. Most of these veterans face various mental and emotional challenges after coming from a rigorous process of combat. Because of these hardships, many may continuously feel disconnected from other people, emotionally numb, or close to exploding.