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San Diego VA Studies the Role of Guilt in Treatment of PTSD

The San Diego VA is looking at the role guilt and shame play in the treatment of PTSD. Researchers want to find the best way to treat people who may not think they deserve to get better. And a warning to viewers, the story includes graphic descriptions of military trauma. KPBS Military Reporter Steve Walsh… Read More »

Between Iraq and a Hard Place – PTSD and Suicides in Iraq

In August of 2009, No Kidding, Me Too!, Joe Pantoliano, Lisa Jay, and Dr. Bob Irvin from McLean Hospital went on the “Stomp The Stigma” tour for ten days in Iraq. They screened Joey’s documentary “No Kidding, Me 2!”, spoke about their experience with mental illness, and interviewed troops about the growing problem of suicides… Read More »

Why Is Dad So Mad? (A Book About PTSD & Military Families)

The children’s issues picture book Why Is Dad So Mad? is a story for children in military families whose father battles with combat related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). After a decade fighting wars on two fronts, tens of thousands of service members are coming home having trouble adjusting to civilian life; this includes struggling… Read More »

Army generals speak out about their PTSD

Two Army generals talked to CNNs Barbara Starr about their experience with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in hopes that it will convince more suffering soldiers to come forward. Brig. General Gary S. Patton and Gen. Carter Ham have both sought counseling for the emotional trauma of their time in the Iraq war. One of… Read More »

Veteran Suicide Reach Out

Veteran Suicide resulting from combat, PTSD, trauma, and loss of purpose. John was Army Infantry during the Iraq and Afghanistan invasions. The world he returned to was completely changed, and he was lost. Typically on our channel we discuss RV Travel related subjects. One effect we did not anticipate with beginning this lifestyle, was the… Read More »

Meatloaf gigantic 30lb tabby cat dies just 19 days after being adopted – Daily News

Meatloaf gigantic 30lb tabby cat dies just 19 days after being adopted – Daily News Meatloaf,gigantic,30lb,tabby,cat,dies,just,19,days,adopted,Iraq,War,veteran A 30lb cat named Meatloaf who was only adopted last month has died.The kitty became quite the internet sensation with his tiny paws touching the hearts of people across the country.The King’s Harvest Pet Shelter in Davenport, Iowa posted… Read More »

Trying to Find My Way Home (Music Video)

Did you know that veterans can get a free copy of Jason Moon’s CD “Trying to Find My Way Home”. Just send a note with a mailing address to info@warriorsongs.org Paul Schmidt was the films producer, director, cinematographer, editor. He commented, “The concept of the film was to take the song and present it in… Read More »