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Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth

Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth

Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth is a distinguished professor of human development and family studies at Purdue University. She also directs the Center for Families and the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue.

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How you can help veterans every day

By: - November 11, 2020

As the nation celebrates our 17 million living veterans, it is also important to know that the number of these heroes who are ending their own lives prematurely is rising. In the general population, suicide is the 10th most common cause of death, but among veterans with PTSD, it’s fourth. Among veterans younger than 35, […]