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Bonds with K9s

Works Cited Crossman, Molly K, Alan E. Kazdin, and Krista Knudson. “Brief Unstructured Interaction with a        Dog Reduces Distress.” Anthrozoös. 28.4 (2015): 649-660. Print. Stern, Stephen L, D A. Donahue, Sybil Allison, et. all. “Potential Benefits of Canine Companionship for Military Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (ptsd).” Society & Animals. 21.6 (2013). Print. Studwell, Karen.… Read More »

“It is so unexpected that you can’t account for it.” Jordan Peterson explains PTSD

In this lecture, he finishes his analysis of Disney’s Lion King, which provides a dramatic representation of many of the archetypes identified and analyzed by Dr. Carl Gustav Jung, student of Nietzsche and Freud, and originator of analytical psychology. to watch the full lecture go to https://youtu.be/X6pbJTqv2hw Want to support his channel? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/jordanbpeterson Self… Read More »

Imagine More Neuroscience Research

The Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital show the importance of research in patient care. Shekar Kurpad, MD, PhD tells the story of reversing paralysis with stem cells in the case of Fon du Lac teenager, Lucas Lindner. Terri deRoon Cassini studies Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD. She uses fMRI to trace trauma.… Read More »

PTSD in First Responders

PTSD in first responders is real. We owe it to our first responders to help spread awareness on this overlooked subject. Thank you to all that serve our country. If you are struggling with PTSD there is help available. Check out “911 Buddy Check” on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/911BuddyCheck/ Contact us: Registration@alabamafirecollege.org Call: 1(800)241-2467 Visit our website:… Read More »

Flight attendants and PTSD: CNN interview with Jeffrey Lating

Jeffrey Lating, Ph.D., professor of psychology at Loyola University Maryland, is interviewed on CNN about post traumatic stress experienced by flight attendants across the airline industry after a crash. The interview was a sidebar piece to coverage of the MH17 tragedy. (7/24/14) Source: Youtube

Anxiety Disorders Research: Impact of BDNF

BDNF stands for brain derived neurotrophic factor. This molecule, found in the brain’s fear hub could have a significant impact on the study of anxiety disorders including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Dr. Francis Lee of Weill-Cornell Medical College is a leading BDNF investigator and was a recent guest lecturer at the National Institute of Mental… Read More »