I apologize if this is an inappropriate source of information for this community and welcome constructive criticism. Like many of us, I came to anarchism through the ineffectiveness of the mainstream left in a way that affected me personally.
Unless I am mistaken, PTSD is a medical diagnosis and the kids want to come home to their families so they settle for a diagnosis of PTS, which is considered nonmedical.
IOW, no insurance money so meds aren't even an option.
Fuck the military. Teach your kids to teach their classmates to shoplift from Walmart instead.