The Body Mind Being Project works to raise awareness about PTSD and trauma in West Michigan through community events and direct services.
Everyone knows someone ... with PTSD.
- About 7 or 8 out of every 100 people (or 7-8% of the population) will have PTSD at some point in their lives.
- About 8 million adults have PTSD during a given year.
- About 10 of every 100 (or 10%) of women develop PTSD sometime in their lives.
- About 4 of every 100 (or 4%) of men develop PTSD sometime in their lives.
Who is most likely to develop PTSD?