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About PTSD symptoms: “You hear a boom… and even now, I count.” Veteran Jeff McDowell

Jeff McDowell US Army (1985 – 2007) “Why am I counting back home? It’s ridiculous… ” Learn more about PTSD from Jeff McDowell and other Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube

The United Kingdom Needs to Change Their Priories

Many brave Men and Women who serve this great nation, who go through rigorous training often times coming home missing limbs or with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other types of mental and physical health issues are often left to deal with those issues alone and we need to fix this. Stand up and… Read More »

PTSD – Interview with Tim Carter (part 5 of 5, made with Spreaker)

Source: Post traumatic stress disorder is normally associated with those who have been in combat. PTSD symptoms can appear in those who have been through any traumatic experience such as natural disasters, rape, combat, abuse and other factors. Tim Carter experienced the loss of a mother when he was 15, the loss of a 15… Read More »

PTSD Not God’s Judgment

There is suddenly a lot of talk about “moral injury” and combat PTSD. It is survivor’s guilt adding to what is known as PTSD but unlike other causes of PTSD, this one is harder to heal from. The good news is, you were not judged by God but He has put what you need to… Read More »

Do service dogs help veterans with PTSD?

Maggie O’Haire, associate professor of human-animal interaction in the College of Veterinary Medicine, is at the forefront of the research examining how service dogs help veterans with PTSD. The latest findings have indicated that veterans may benefit physiologically from having a service dog — the first published research to use a physiological marker to show… Read More »

Sarina Groswald: What is PTSD and is Transcendental Meditation an Effective Treatment?

http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/ The David Lynch Foundation held a press conference in December of 2010 to announce the launch of Operation Warrior Wellness, which offers Transcendental Meditation to veterans suffering with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In this video, George Washington University trained researcher Dr Sarina Grosswald discusses how PTSD initially comes about in a person and… Read More »

PTSD: A Vietnam Veteran’s Story | Never Forget: A Connecting Point Veterans Day Special

Post-traumatic stress disorder is now recognized as a significant wound of war, but PTSD among many Vietnam veterans, including Gordon Fletcher Howell, went unrecognized for years. His daughter, Jessica Jimison, shared her father’s touching story with producer Dave Fraser. Source: Youtube

Wags for Warriors

We, at TLC Rescue, believe in giving back and supporting fellow non-profits. Wags for Warriors is a campaign to help benefit a non-profit that supports veterans. This year, we have chosen Alpha Bravo Canine, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that provides trained service dogs to U.S. Military veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury… Read More »