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Iraq War Veteran’s Suicide Letter Describes Trauma of War, Abandonment by Gov’t

– The website Gawker has published the suicide note of an Iraq War veteran who says he took his own life because the trauma of war left him in constant mental and physical agony. Daniel Somers had been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, and other conditions related to the war. He ran… Read More »

Before & After: The lives of 6 men altered by the Vietnam War

This video tells the story of how the Vietnam War affected the lives of six veterans. It provides an artistic exploration of their faces together with their photos from the war. Their personal quotes are on screen and the voice-over provides a clinical analysis of PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). Source: Youtube

PTSD: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is commonly thought of with regard to veterans, but PTSD can affect anyone. It can happen for many different reasons too. Learn more from Nick Finnegan Counseling Center therapist Derek Prins, LPC. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 713-402-5046. www.FinneganCounseling.org Source: Youtube

Collateral Damage Inspector Stone Se. 2 Ep 2 BBC Radio crime drama

DCI John Stone is forced to open up an investigation into the death of Gary Taylor, a veteran of the Iraq War suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The theory that he died from a self-inflicted drug overdose is turned on it’s head when one of his ex-army mates accuses Gary’s grieving widow of having… Read More »

Key 1 Mindfulness (1)

“Plot your course with mindfulness ” is the first of the 8 Keys To Safe Trauma Recovery. In this interview with Michael Gavin, Editor of the safetraumarecovery.com website, Babette explains how it can be applied by people affected by trauma and PTSD to take charge of their own healing process, and improve their quality of… Read More »

A Veteran Tells Phillip Phillips How ‘Gone, Gone, Gone’ Helps His PTSD

Follow 95.5 PLJ on Twitter: Follow Ralphie on Twitter: Phillip Phillips sat down with “The Ralphie Show” and heard the story of Max Harris, a combat veteran who is using Phillips’ music to help cope with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Source: Youtube

Veteran’s Affairs PSA “Voices #1”

This is the first spot in Cortron Media’s series for The Veteran’s Administration VISN 4. These spots focus on Mental Health and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Visit us at: Homepage: Twitter: Facebook: Vimeo: LinkedIn: Source: Youtube

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 »

Honoring our Hero Samuel Wayton

Back in March of 2016, I could not sleep one night. I could not seem to get my boyfriend, Sam, out of my thoughts. So I decided that I would make a video in dedication to him and his services in the Marine Corps as well as to include the song that he told me… Read More »

Marine Veteran Gets Christmas Puppy Surprise

Christmas came early for this Marine veteran as he received a surprise puppy present a few weeks premature to assist with his treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Peter Coukoulis has suffered with PTSD since his return to civilian life three years ago, and could barely contain his delight when mum Dena presented him with a… Read More »