Register for your 8 free Gazette only stories Login | Register

Group pushes for 'decompression'

Former U.S. Marine and Iraq War veteran Adam McCabe displays the Purple Star Families flag April 7, 2013 in Carbondale, Colo. The flag is presented to families of military combat veterans who returned but did not survive homecoming due to suicide, drug overdose or accidents as a result of reckless behavior. McCabe is helping lead a nationwide petition effort calling for the creation of a national policy to provide decompression training for all returning military members. (AP Photo/Post Independent, Kelley Cox)