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Triggers (The Flashback PTSD Dance)

Once diagnosed with post traumatic stress disorder, I quit school and started hanging out at the VA with therapists, neurologists, psychologists, psychiatrists and in anger and stress groups. We decided collectively to form a super band and to take over the world by making catchy and undeniably beautiful songs about an assortment of things. We… Read More »

EXCLUSIVE – Iraq’s lost children: young victims of PTSD

Subscribe to France 24 now: FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 A young girl remembers the Islamic State (IS) group cutting off children’s faces. A boy recalls being tortured by the jihadists, who severed his fingers and murdered his father. As the battle against the IS group continues to rage in… Read More »

Virtual Reality as a Treatment for PTSD? | SciTech Now

Working with virtual reality technology to develop innovative treatment for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. Please LIKE & SUBSCRIBE if you enjoyed! **More info & videos below** For full episodes, check out Nearly one in ten of the millions of American troops that have served in Iraq and Afghanistan have some form of post-traumatic stress… Read More »

Dan Morgan and Marguerite McCormack – PTSD, TBI and the Returning Veteran

Taking Off the Pack: PTSD, TBI and the Returning Veteran Unlike physical wounds, these conditions affect mood, thoughts, and behavior and are often invisible to others. Trauma results when overwhelmingly stressful events shatter your sense of security, making you feel helpless and vulnerable. These presentations provide readily understandable and immediately useful information on what Post… Read More »

The Warfighters: The Reality of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) | History

Watch these epic first hand accounts of grit and courage from the Veterans who were there. Check out The Warfighters at History.com. #TheWarfighters Subscribe for more HISTORY: Newsletter: Website – Facebook – Twitter – From executive producer Peter Berg (Lone Survivor), “The Warfighters” is a bona fide, powerful portrayal of the high-stakes environment that members… Read More »

Michael & His Dragon (excerpt)

Michael Ergo looks like a typical guy in his early 20s but one thing sets him apart, only a few years before he was fighting insurgents in the Iraq war. Cleverly told through the story of Michael’s tattoos – tattoos that mark his personal journey as both solider and veteran, this film is a deep… Read More »

2014 Aging Summit Talk 4: PTSD in Aging Vets (2014)

2014 Aging Summit (Conference on Aging) at the San Antonio Airport Hilton. Special presentation on “I Can’t Get the Pictures of the Bodies Out of My Head: PTSD in Our Aging Veterans” by Alan Peterson, PhD | UTHSCSA. Dr. Peterson’s Alamo City-based STRONG STAR (South Texas Research Organizational Network Guiding Studies on Trauma And Resilience)… Read More »

Why The U.S. Fails PTSD Victims

What Is A Fatwa? What Would An ISIS Caliphate Look Like? » Subscribe to NowThis World: ISIS’s Islamic scholars have issued several fatwas for day to day life in the Islamic State. Here’s a look at one fatwa that’s raising new concerns. Learn More: Exclusive: Islamic State sanctioned organ harvesting in document taken in U.S.… Read More »

At The End Of The Day (The Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Song)

Once diagnosed with post traumatic stress disorder, I quit school and started hanging out at the VA with therapists, neurologists, psychologists, psychiatrists and in anger and stress groups. We decided collectively to form a super band and to take over the world by making catchy and undeniably beautiful songs about an assortment of things. We… Read More »