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My Brother Took His Own Life: A Soldier Fighting PTSD

17% of former frontline soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan are suffering from probable PTSD. Through personal videos, voice notes, interviews and letters, this film reveals Kevin Williams’ private battle mental health. You can watch the full documentary PTSD: The War In My Head on the BBC Three iPlayer page here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p077ysvd If you or someone… Read More »

Veterans for Peace, Veterans & Post-traumatic Stress Injury, the Daily Christchurch Massacre in Iraq

Trish here: Warning: Images of war crimes. I share my thoughts on the experience of veterans whose PTSI is being denied by the military services and how many vets are discarded by the US war machine when they manifest these symptoms. Ethan McCord, an Iraq veteran, claims 250,000 veterans have been denied they have PTSI… Read More »

"Wartorn 1861-2010" New Doc Chronicles Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 1 of 2

A new documentary, “Wartorn 1861-2010,” airing on HBO on Veterans Day, chronicles the lingering effects of war on military veterans throughout American history, from the Civil War through today’s conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Democracy Now! speaks with the filmmakers, Jon Alpert and Matt O’Neill, and with the parents of two soldiers who committed suicide… Read More »

Small Scale Farming for Vets with PTSD & TBI

Ray Meylor us an unusual veteran with TBI and PTSD. When his afflictions prevented him from doing his job, he set about finding a job that would suit his needs. Like many PTSD vets, he craved privacy and being his own boss. So he created a 10 acre, profitable, sustainable farm. He uses solar for… Read More »

Veterans for Peace, Veterans & Post-traumatic Stress Injury, the Daily Christchurch Massacre in Iraq

Trish here: I share my thoughts on the PTSI that veterans experience and how they are discarded by the US war marchine when they manifest these symptoms. Ethan McCord, an Iraq veteran, claims 250,000 veterans have been denied they have PTSI by the military and the military services. The military services state these soldiers had… Read More »

Coming Home, Punching Out – PTSD Short movie

A short film about the lurking danger from post traumatic stress disorder. We made it in about 20 mins ‘Dogme’ style using a camera of a friend that he wanted to test. Turns out the footage didn’t transfer to FCP very well! Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome – This is a ticking time bomb. We send… Read More »

Documentary: Battle at Home

Statistics suggest that until relatively recently the majority of soldiers in combat never fired their weapons. For most of us it is next to impossible to open fire on someone, so the military goes through great efforts to teach soldiers to become killers and to desensitize them. The products of these efforts are trigger-happy soldiers… Read More »

DOUBLE FEATURE TOMORROW: TATTOOING +LIVE CHAT! Q&A, Tattooing, STOLEN VALOUR+Story Time

#ptsd #warstories #vlog DOUBLE FEATURE TOMORROW: TATTOOING +LIVE CHAT! Q&A, Tattooing, STOLEN VALOUR+Story Time Hello! Thanks for watching! Much love and respect. I am a 13 year veteran of the Canadian Army. I served on 4 tours of duty; between Bosnia and Afghanistan. I was also a police officer. All of this has left me… Read More »

Life Before and After PTSD for The Most Interesting Man in the World

How PTSD changed me but does not have to define me. When life closes doors it opens new windows of opportunities. I’m an old sea dog. An ex submariner and former naval officer. I may have missed freedom 55, but at 58, even though I’ve sustained battle damage, I’m still seaworthy. Got lots on my… Read More »

SADDLE UP! TIME FOR CHURCH! Find out if ol GMan hooked you up with a wrench! And let’s chop it up!

SADDLE UP! TIME FOR CHURCH! Find out if ol GMan hooked you up with a wrench! And let’s chop it up! SUPPORT THE CAUSE! Like, share, subscriber and comment! Donate: https://www.paypal.me/gman5338 https://www.patreon.com/Gman5338 Hello! Thanks for watching! Much love and respect. I am a 13 year veteran of the Canadian Army. I served on 4 tours… Read More »

PTSD and Transcendental Meditation (TM) – Part 1

After suffering from post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) for over 5 years, David learned Transcendental Meditation and is doing great. Also see PTSD and Transcendental Meditation (TM) – Part 2 For more information visit www.TM.org. To understand why Transcendental Meditation is an effective treatment for PTSD, see www.Stress-TM.org. TM is a simple meditation technique that… Read More »