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Beneath the Vest: Police Officer PTSD & Mental Health

The first of our three-part series with first responders entitled “Beneath the Vest: Conversations about Mental Health.” The series addresses the mental health challenges encountered by the first responder community. As in other parts of our society, first responders face a culture of stigmatization and discrimination, which may be keeping people from getting the help… Read More »

PTSD-Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder-Mental Health with Phillip Luttrell

This video provides information regarding PTSD and what treatment is available. The video is based on the following DSM-5 criteria: Direct exposure. 1)Witnessing, in person. 2)Indirectly, by learning that a close relative or close friend was exposed to trauma. If the event involved actual or threatened death, it must have been violent or accidental. 3)Repeated… Read More »

What It Feels Like To Have PTSD

“I’m trapped in my own mind.” Check out more awesome BuzzFeedYellow videos! Learn more about mental health week – MUSIC Oar Licensed via Warner Chappell Production Music Inc. SFX provided by Audioblocks.  ( Made by BFMP www.buzzfeed.com/videoteam Film Footage courtesy of Shutterstock, Inc. Used with Permission GET MORE BUZZFEED www.buzzfeed.com/videoteam www.facebook.com/buzzfeedvideo www.instagram.com/buzzfeedvideo www.buzzfeed.com/video www.youtube.com/buzzfeedvideo www.youtube.com/buzzfeedyellow www.youtube.com/buzzfeedblue… Read More »