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Kini Cole Interview – Veterans With PTSD Training Jiu Jitsu

Kini “Grandinho” Cole shares his story about why he started a gym out of his garage and how he’s reached out to Veterans with PTSD through training Jiu Jitsu Full Episode: Jiu Jitsu Gypsies – Florida Source: Youtube

“Finding Freedom,” Rescue dogs help veterans with PTSD

Members of the armed forces face many challenges while serving their country, but many also face challenges when they return home. Veterans with combat-related PTSD can struggle to find peace and purpose, and often find that re-acclimating to civilian life isn’t easy. This is why Matt Weitz, a combat veteran and Adam Keith, a dog… Read More »

PTSD clinical trial with AtEase glasses conducted by Dr James Tuorila, Ph.D.

Working with patients suffering from PTSD for over 30 years, Dr. James Tuorila has tested AtEase with his patients and found strong and positive outcomes. Dr. Turoila is now embarking on a clinical study in the summer of 2018. Source: Youtube

Airing Pain 82: Pain, PTSD and Perfume

The emotional and physical impacts of injury and how to cope with them. This edition is supported by Forces in Mind Trust and the MacRobert Trust. In the third instalment of our Airing Pain miniseries on military veterans living with pain we focus on the relationship between pain and psychological wellbeing. Anxiety, fear and anger… Read More »

Using Virtual Reality to Treat PTSD

Our latest doc is about clinic in Los Angeles that uses virtual reality simulations to treat war veterans with PTSD. With host Jody Mitic, a former master sniper for the Canadian military,. Skip Rizzo is a clinical psychologist who uses virtual reality to help treat patients. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: Watch More on LIKE ABC.… Read More »

Rikers Island opens housing unit exclusively for military veterans

The New York City Department of Correction officially unveiled its first housing unit exclusively for military veterans on Rikers Island on Thursday. The 50-bed unit opened in February and is currently occupied by 17 inmates awaiting trial. Formerly a general housing unit, this veterans’ dorm will include programs and services specifically geared toward meeting veterans’… Read More »

The Service Dogs Helping Veterans With PTSD

SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft Animals: http://bit.ly/2ceCJY0 A CHARITY is giving Post Traumatic Stress Disorder sufferers a new lease of life by pairing them up with service dogs. 1Pet1Vet, based in Kankakee, Illinois is a non-profit organization that specialises in pairing and training companion and emotional support service dogs with military veterans, to cope with the effects… Read More »