The TRAUMATIC STRESS MEDAL OF COURAGE IS AWARDED TO PUBLIC SERVICE AND MILITARY PERSONNEL WHO HAVE ENDURED PSYCHOLOGICAL INJURY AS A RESULT OF EXPOSURE TO TRAUMATIC EVENTS DURING THEIR SERVICE.

this award is available to men and women in law enforcement, fire service, emergency medical services and military both regular , reserve and volunteer.

IT IS ALSO AWARDED POSTHUMOUSLY.

“A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers.” 

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Our Promise

We Do Not Offer False Hopes....We Give Back Lives

ABOUT THE MEDAL

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Transforming Lives back to the Level of Richness and Positivity They Once Were.

 

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ABOUT THE NOMINATION PROCESS

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Learn how individuals are nominated for this medal.

 

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ABOUT OUR SPONSORS

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See the dedicated organizations and individuals who are responsible for making this award possible.

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"Non Videntur Vulneribus"

All Wounds Are Not Visible

WHAT WE DO

Transforming Lives and Giving back

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NOMINATIONS

Who Can Be Nominated

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RESOURCES

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The TRAUMATIC STRESS MEDAL OF COURAGE IS AWARDED TO PUBLIC SERVICE AND MILITARY PERSONNEL WHO HAVE ENDURED PSYCHOLOGICAL INJURY AS A RESULT OF EXPOSURE TO TRAUMATIC EVENTS DURING THEIR SERVICE.

The Order of The Traumatic Stress Medal Of Courage Association (OTSMCA) is a registered 501 (3) (c) non profit corporation in the State of California. The purpose of the OTSMCA is to recognize individuals who suffered psychological injury in serving in various public services with the award of The Traumatic Stress Medal Of Courage..