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Report Says Colorado Veterans Less Likely to Seek Mental Health Assistance Due to Stigma

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Airman 1st Class Devin N. Boyer
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Colorado Health Institute released a study detailing barriers to mental health care for veterans in Colorado, the report points to "stigma" as the primary reason why many colorado veterans do not seek mental health resources. KDNK’s Lucas Turner spoke with Karam Ahmad, Policy Analyst at Colorado Health Institute and lead author of the report to learn more about this issue.