Tag Archives: post-traumatic stress disorder

3D Solution For Post Traumatic Stress – Ben Sainsbury at TEDxMilton

Ben Sainsbury speaks on how virtual reality technology that was once used to recruit and train soldiers to become better warriors is now being used to treat Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD).” Ben Sainsbury is a 3D virtual reality, and award winning documentary film producer who has a Masters in Professional Writing Degree from the University… Read More »

2013 Lancet Neurology review on blast-related traumatic brain injury, lead author Prof J V Rosenfeld

Professor Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld AM, OBE, Head, Department of Surgery, Monash University, is lead author on a review article in The Lancet Neurology on bomb blast brain injury, published 22 July 2013. As a military surgeon he has seen injuries from war zones. Here, he gives an overview. Reference: Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld, Alexander C. McFarlane,… Read More »

09. Plenary Session: Ethical Challenges in PTSD and TBI in the Military Context .

Ret. Col. Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, MD, MPH, discusses ethical issues related to post traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury in the military context. Complexities of balancing the needs of command and the troops are highlighted, in the arena of fitness for duty and confidentiality. Some of the issues around treating detainees and supporting the… Read More »

Documentary 9/11 attacks & post-traumatic stress disorder

99/11 attacks lead to more study of post-traumatic stress disorder There are widespread symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder among those connected to the attacks. Mental-health professionals have a greater understanding of the disorder from studying them. Two women hold each other as they watch the World Trade Center burn on Sept…. (Ernesto Mora / Associated… Read More »

History of PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

The history of PTSD dates back as far as the history of warfare. It is a seriously detrimental psychological disorder that has had a well-documented effect on soldiers. Source: Youtube