Tag Archives: Arizona

"PTSD vs Jiu Jitsu"- Fight For Your Life- Official Trailer

WNA will be traveling the country interviewing veterans who have healed themselves from PTSD using Jiu-Jitsu as therapy. WNA president Nick Rahn will be traveling the country starting April 22nd- June 4th in a camper van training jiu-jitsu at 25 gyms around the country traveling 14k miles! The mission of this documentary is to help… Read More »

Understanding the Relationship Between PTSD and Addiction – Sierra Tucson

Bill Reynolds, PA-C, co-director of Sierra Tucson’s Addictions / Co-occurring Disorders Program, explains the link between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and substance abuse. If you or a loved one is struggling, call us at (800) 842-4487. Source: Youtube

Mesa Officer Discuss PTSD with ABC 15

More information can be found at the Mesa Police Association’s (MPA) website: www.mesampa.com PTSD is an ever-evolving issue that our police department and our members encounter often. Frankly, its discussion is moderately new amongst the law enforcement profession. The newest version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (also known as DSM) is… Read More »

Inside the traumatic life of a Facebook moderator

Former Facebook content moderators are speaking out about their working conditions in the United States for the first time ever. The Verge traveled to Tampa, FL, to visit Facebook’s worst-performing content moderation site and learn about what life is like for hundreds of moderators. They told us that the office is filthy, the work is… Read More »

The Meadows of Wickenburg Presents: Jerry Boriskin – Treating and Demystifying Complex PTSD

Dr. Jerry Boriskin Senior Fellow at The Meadows of Wickenburg treatment program in Arizona discusses the power of PTSD and the need for the right set of supports. Jerry Boriskin is an author, lecturer, and clinician with expertise in trauma, PTSD, and addictive disorders. He began his career in 1979 when PTSD emerged as a… Read More »

I'm more than PTSD | Ignite Phoenix #18

I experienced a severe trauma and am diagnosed with PTSD. I will educate, inspire, inform, and entertain the audience just like the 7,000 new people I’ve met on my journey to recovery have educated, inspired, informed, and entertained me. Through 106 days of this incredible journey, people have signed the most amazing things in 51… Read More »