PTSD and Moral Injury: Are They the Same Thing?

An image of a woman with PTSD being comforted

You have likely heard of PTSD before. But you may or may not be aware of the term “moral injury.” Moral injury is a designation that emerged in the 1990’s based on psychiatrists’ work with Vietnam era veterans. Today, “soul repair” and “soul wound” are terms that are also in use by researchers and institutions […]