Dr. Harold Kudler is a co-founder of the NC Governor’s Working Group on Veterans, Service Members, and their Families and an active member of the Governor’s Challenge to Reduce Suicide Among Veterans, Service Members, and their Families. Recently he was invited to provide a historical perspective on how post-traumatic stress was treated using a public health approach for a Military Times podcast series on Seeking the Military Suicide SolutionDuring this episode, he discusses the importance of providing individual treatment in a stigma-free environment. All episodes of this series may be downloaded from https://www.militarytimes.com/2021/02/19/seeking-the-military-suicide-solution-podcast-episode-46-dr-harold-kudler-historical-perspective-on-suicide-prevention/