Fly Fishing Group Helps Vet Fight Depression and PTSD

Charlie Tarwick is a military veteran working hard to deal with depression and post-traumatic stress. His depression was triggered after he was injured while on duty for the United States Army. He was only 19. “My whole spine got crushed. Those were driving the issues,” Charlie recalled. Charlie spent 20 years in the Army and… Read More »

Dealing with PTSD

If you’ve been paying attention to the news over the last couple of years, you know that according to some sources, an average of 22 veterans commit suicide every day—an absolutely heartbreaking statistic. On today’s program, Shawn speaks with his guest, Jennifer Jill Schwirzer, about PTSD. ———————————————————————————- New episodes every Wednesday. Brought to you by… Read More »

PTSD Service Dog – task related training

Hello, Here are some PTSD Service Dog Facts,,,,, “real and perceived” First off, I have never charged anyone for helping them train their dogs, because I am not a dog trainer. I also recognize the fact that some of our veterans have seen some horrific things that cannot just vanish as if it never happened.… Read More »

Operation PTSD: Veterans Healing Themselves Through Meditation | Erik Younger | TEDxWilmingtonWomen

22 Veterans will commit suicide each day due to PTSD. Meditation can reduce the effects of PTSD allowing peace into a veteran’s life. See how meditation is changing the lives of America’s veterans. When Erik Younger returned from combat, he thought he knew what the enemy looked like. But returning to civilian life held life-threatening… Read More »

Stress, Resiliency and PTSD:From Neurobiology to Treatment

Professor John Krystal introduced Tilde Cafe to specific regions of the brain that play a role in stress and resiliency, such as the amygdala, the hippocampus, and the winner of all names for the afternoon, the “bed nucleus stria terminalis”! Each of these, and other regions of the brain, are finely tuned to recognize and… Read More »

David Manfield – Floatation Therapy and PTSD – Float Conference 2012

Clinical psychologist David Manfield discusses his history with diagnosing and treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, its physical and psychological ,mechanisms, and how floatation therapy could be beneficial to treating and resolving PTSD. Learn more about the next Float Conference at: http://www.floatconference.com Source: Youtube

The Power of Meditation – Overcoming traumatic experiences – PTSD. A case study.

This video describes a study investigating the effects of a 6-week meditation practice and healing traumatic experiences such as PTSD (in combination with other western therapy methods). An American professor visiting Dharmsala, India, and was invited to sponsor a monk who had left Tibet for India. The monk was suffering symptoms of post traumatic stress… Read More »

Puppet Class with Seth MacFarlane – SNL

An instructor (Seth MacFarlane) tries to keep the class on track, but war vet Anthony Peter Coleman (Bill Hader) has a hard time shedding his PTSD while performing with his puppet, Tony. [Season 38, 2012] #SNL Subscribe to SNL: https://goo.gl/tUsXwM Get more SNL: http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live Full Episodes: http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-liv… Like SNL: https://www.facebook.com/snl Follow SNL: https://twitter.com/nbcsnl SNL Tumblr:… Read More »