I just read this on ABC.com and it was disturbing to me somewhat because I am a recent survivor of an attempted overdose. I called this hot line and that is what saved my life. However, the way that I was treated in patient at the Baltimore VAMC made me want o kill myself worse than what I had originally showed up for. That place was nothing but an anxiety attack and none of the16 patients that i was up there with were helped with what got them in there in the first place. so thank god i was near other vets who offered me an ear as i offered them. That place needs to be written up because people/vets should not be treated as we were treated.
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