This article came from Military.Com (Week of September 22, 2014.
It just may be of interest to some veterans out there that need help but cannot get VA benefits. So when you read this and know a veteran that this might apply to, make sure you direct them to Military.Com for the source of the this article. It just might mean getting some of the benefits and treatment they need.
Discharge Upgrades for Vets with PTSD
Week of September 22, 2014
As many as 80,000 veterans who suffered from post-traumatic stress and received Other Than Honorable discharges can use evidence of their PTSD to petition service boards to upgrade the bad paper discharge. At stake for individuals is removal of lifelong stigmas that have scarred reputations, limited job prospects and blocked critical veteran benefits.