We have become dangerously close to normalizing the amount of stress with which we live as individuals in a society. This minimizes the inability of many to deploy adequate coping skills. Also, it ignores the long-term consequences of events, whether major and minor, on our function. Therefore, this Straight, No Chaser guide looks at PTSD from many angles. We want you to have access to the information you need. Also, we want you to be encouraged to get help when needed. If you know someone suffering, please reach out. It means more than you likely know.