Tag Archives: combat

Combat PTSD (A Raw look)

My name is Nathan and I am an U.S. Army Combat Veteran from the Iraq war. This is my first video I”m doing as a tester for whether I would like to share my life on Youtube. My focus will be on a Raw (uncut) look at Combat PTSD from a Veteran’s point of view.… Read More »

Fray

Just back from combat, Justin, a young U.S. Marine veteran – burdened by the physical and emotional scars of war – faces a new battle to find purpose in the mundane existence of civilian life during a time of national economic strife. Justin’s time is split between part-time studies at the local community college and… Read More »

PTSD Facts

To view the next video in this series click: http://www.monkeysee.com/play/21548 In this video Dr. Elizabeth Hoge, a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital, speaks on behalf of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, about PTSD, or posttraumatic stress disorder. PTSD is an illness that people may develop months after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening event, including… Read More »

Dr. Daniel Pine on Boosting Resilience to PTSD

Dr. Daniel Pine on a NIH study that tracked Israeli soldiers through deployment to ID predictors. Study found that soldiers preoccupied with threat at the time of enlistment or with avoiding it just before deployment were more likely to develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). For the full story, see: Threat Bias Interacts with Combat, Gene… Read More »

Why Is Dad So Mad? (A Book About PTSD & Military Families)

The children’s issues picture book Why Is Dad So Mad? is a story for children in military families whose father battles with combat related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). After a decade fighting wars on two fronts, tens of thousands of service members are coming home having trouble adjusting to civilian life; this includes struggling… Read More »

Non-Military PTSD

To view the next video in this series click: http://www.monkeysee.com/play/21550 In this video Dr. Elizabeth Hoge, a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital, speaks on behalf of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, about PTSD that affects children as well as men and women who are not in the military. It can occur after experiencing or… Read More »