Tag Archives: combat

Psychiatry Must Stop Ignoring Trauma, with Dr. Bessel van der Kolk

If you’re interested in licensing this or any other Big Think clip for commercial or private use, contact our licensing partner Executive Interviews: https://www.executiveinterviews.biz/rightsholders/bigthink/ Acclaimed psychiatrist Bessel van der Kolk explores his field’s long, complex, and stubborn history with trauma. Dr. van der Kolk explains how psychiatry as a whole avoided progress, often misdiagnosing trauma… Read More »

Let’s talk about PTSD and depression…

I personally started a new organization called “Project Warfighter” as another resource to help military warfighters MOVE FORWARD in life, and tackle PTSD, depression, and other related symptoms HEAD ON — TOGETHER. Follow us on Facebook: @ProjectWaefighter Source: Youtube

Life After PTSD Live 05/26/19 (Allen Kanerva & Jeff McLaughlin)

Allen Kanerva joins Jeff Mclaughlin to talk about the ongoing trauma/PTSD work in Coral Springs/Parkland and Allen is going to share how his own trauma set him on mission to cure his own trauma and end PTSD for others. Source: Youtube

Poetry from the PTSD Mind

We take a turn away from our usual type of videos to promote my latest book, ‘Poetry from the PTSD Mind,’ The book is a journey from a Veterans darkest hour to the light at the end of the tunnel. This my own journey, but nearly all Veterans around the world will be able to… Read More »

In battling PTSD, the strength of the wolf is the pack

“The strength of the pack is the wolf. The strength of the wolf is the pack. ” The words are proving just as important to Wolfpack association veterans, active duty Marines and Navy corpsmen as they battle an invisible enemy that can be just as deadly — post-traumatic stress disorder. Source: Youtube

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 »

PTSD on the battlefield: Collecting data during combat (Michael Telch at CASW 2009)

The diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder in veterans remains controversial, in part because little is known about combat PTSD. Most studies have been retrospective, so the question remains: What factors in a soldier who has not yet seen combat could predispose him or her to PTSD? Michael Telch and his colleagues are conducting what they… Read More »

A Brief Lesson on PTSD

#PTSD #Veterans #Stress In this video, I talk specifically about Combat Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, a traumatic-stressor disorder. I go into the facts and statistics of this disorder. This really speaks to me because my boyfriend is retired Army and suffers from PTSD. I support our troops! Thank you all for your service! National… Read More »

What is the impact of PTSD on committed relationships? | Dr. Julie Gottman

Dr. Julie Gottman describes the impact of post-traumatic stress disorder on committed relationships. She demonstrates a therapeutic approach that interweaves individual PTSD treatment with Gottman Method Couples Therapy. Learn more about our Treating Affairs and Trauma course: http://bit.ly/2oSUOkV Visit www.gottman.com for more information. Follow Us! Blog: www.gottman.com/blog Facebook: www.facebook.com/gottmaninstitute Instagram: www.instagram.com/gottmaninstitute Twitter: www.twitter.com/gottmaninst Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/gottmaninst… Read More »

PTSD Service Dogs for Veterans

For Veteran’s living with PTSD returning to normal civilian life can be anything but normal. Learn about Believet and its program where man’s best friend, Dogs, can make all the difference in helping veteran’s cope and thrive. See how they are also trying to change how service dogs are recognized in the medical community. Believet… Read More »