In Capt. Erik Johnson, Army Sgt. Monte Bernardo found both an occupational therapist, a counselor and, ultimately, a friend.
Dec. 12, 2012 Stella Shafer and her brother, Army Sgt. Monte Bernardo, are very close and frequently share laughter and good times together at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda. Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post Buy Photo