Primetime: Journey from PTSD to PHD

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Published: Nov. 10, 2023 at 9:27 PM EST
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - With today being Veterans Day, we take the time to salute our brave service members. For many, the effects of their service stick with them long after, resulting in Post-traumatic stress disorder.

Well for one veteran, her experience with PTSD pushed her to find a new sense of purpose. Colleen Dibble was released from service in 2020, and since then she’s turned her experience with PTSD into a journey toward a PHD.

Last week, it was announced that for the twelfth consecutive year, The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation and Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG) will partner with Semper Fi & America’s Fund in the Double Down for Veterans Match Campaign.

Through the end of the year, The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation and PXG will match every donation made to The Fund dollar-for-dollar up to $10 million. Donate today at

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