Tag Archives: Medicine (Field Of Study)

Virtual Reality Medical Center – VR Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

VRMC (vrphobia.com and vrphobia.eu) currently uses virtual reality exposure therapy (3-dimensional computer simulation) in combination with physiological monitoring and feedback to treat panic and anxiety disorders. These conditions include specific phobias such as fear of flying, fear of driving, fear of heights, fear of public speaking, fear of thunderstorms, claustrophobia, agoraphobia, arachnophobia, social phobia, panic… Read More »

Diagnosed with PTSD and MDD, and managing to get a Ph.D.: Helen Abdali Soosan Fagan at TEDxLincoln

Helen Fagan has over 25 years of experience in the Human Resource Field and has been on every non-profit board you can think of in Lincoln. She was instrumental in the development of the Interpreter Training Program at Southeast Community College, and has helped address numerous employment and healthcare needs of refugees and immigrants in… Read More »

The Power of Meditation – Overcoming traumatic experiences – PTSD. A case study.

This video describes a study investigating the effects of a 6-week meditation practice and healing traumatic experiences such as PTSD (in combination with other western therapy methods). An American professor visiting Dharmsala, India, and was invited to sponsor a monk who had left Tibet for India. The monk was suffering symptoms of post traumatic stress… Read More »

Post traumatic stress and obsessive compulsive disorders

Obsessive compulsive disorder and post traumatic stress disorder are the topics today Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness that is quite overlooked, it is typically what you will automatically think of when you hear the word “crazy”. It greatly affects the way you understand and interact with the world around you, schizophrenics experience episodes which… Read More »

PTSD Canadian Soldier | WARRIOR RISING – A Soldier’s Journey | Faces of PTSD | FriesenPress

Visit the FriesenPress Blog for more info: WARRIOR RISING – A Soldier’s Journey to PTSD & Back. Lt. Col. Chris Linford of the Canadian Armed Forces has written his first book, “Warrior Rising,” with FriesenPress. After tragic experiences in global war zones, Chris developed posttraumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. “Warrior Rising” is the story of… Read More »

Post-traumatic stress disorder

Actress Addison Goodwin portrays a young person who is suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (from Hurricane Sandy) which is brought out by having been caught up in another traumatic event, the destruction caused by an F5 tornado in Ashland, and has spent the last 3+ days in a mass emergency shelter. Medical Reserve Corps Unit… Read More »

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) – causes, symptoms, treatment & pathology

What is posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? PTSD’s a type of mental health condition that can happen after experiencing a traumatic event. This video covers the definition, diagnostic criteria, associated biological factors, and symptoms of PTSD. Find more videos at Study better with Osmosis Prime. Retain more of what you’re learning, gain a deeper understanding of… Read More »