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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Holistic Wellness as a Path to a More Balanced Life

The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs has named June PTSD Awareness Month. To help raise awareness of this isolating disorder, ACHS is hosting a free webinar presented by ACHS alumnus Tim Grutzius. In this webinar, you will learn to: -Distinguish the difference between an acute versus chronic stress reaction (such as PTSD) -Define and list… Read More »

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) | Dr. Ken Hopper | Top10MD

Is your doctor a Top10MD? Find out: Dr. Ken Hopper is a board certified in psychiatry and neurology. Dr. Hopper and The Hopper Group welcome you to their practice. Having practiced Psychiatry throughout his twenty-five-year career, Dr. Hopper is pleased to provide his patients three convenient locations. Having a mental health issue can be disconcerting,… Read More »

Las Vegas Terror Attack & PTSD | post traumatic stress disorder | Kati Morton

I’m Kati Morton, a licensed therapist making Mental Health videos! MY BOOK “Are u ok?” A Guide To Caring Your Mental Health ONLINE THERAPY I do not currently offer online therapy. BetterHelp can connect you with a licensed, online counselor, please visit: I receive commissions on referrals to BetterHelp. I only recommend services I know… Read More »

A possible new treatment for PTSD

UPDATE – June 2019: See how Serena is doing, four months later: —- More than three million Canadians are living with the debilitating effects of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Now, the first patient in Canada has undergone a procedure being studied for this condition at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. For more information on this… Read More »

Patient view: Life after deep brain stimulation for PTSD

Serena Kelly, a patient with hard to treat PTSD, explains how deep brain stimulation has impacted her life. On February 7, 2019, Serena became the first patient in Canada to be treated with deep brain stimulation (DBS) for treatment resistant post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as part of a new clinical trial. Read more: Source: Youtube

Military vs Medicine – Part 1 with Professor Neil Greenberg

In this webinar, Professor Neil Greenberg explored the unique pressures faced by the military and medics, how we can support the personnel of the future – how to recognise, deal with and prevent Post Traumatic Stress Order – and the big impact that Microsteps can have. Join us for our upcoming webinars: We are very… Read More »

Battle Fatigue? Be encouraged Patriot Warriors, we are at The Victory Lap!

We can experience Battle Fatigue as we Dive Deeply into these Waters of learning and researching. Crimes Against Children is absolutely heartbreaking and I am there with you, crying and losing sleep at times. Self Care is paramount as you embark on this journey. I share some easy methods of taking care of your ‘mentals’… Read More »

Defining palliative oncology

Dr. Joseph McCollom explains the nuances of this important specialty. Source: Youtube

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) In Later Life

According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual 5 (DSM 5), the lifetime risk for developing post-traumatic stress disorder is 8.7% and the 12-month prevalence among U.S. adults is about 3.5%. The U.S. seems to have a higher incidence compared to other nations in Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America whose numbers settle around 1%. Read… Read More »

BPD vs CPTSD

Order my book today! ARE U OK? C-PTSD or Complex post traumatic stress disorder occurs when someone is repeatedly traumatized (ie. in war, abused for long periods of time, etc) and it can make relationships and life afterward very difficult. They state that those who suffer from complex PTSD have more issues with: 1. Emotion… Read More »