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Vietnam Veteran Executed For Murdering Police Officer

http://www.vladtv.com -Vietnam veteran and convicted killer Andrew H. Brannan was executed for murder this week for murdering a rookie police officer in Georgia over 15 years ago. According to The Washington Post, Brannan was given a lethal injection Tuesday evening when his PTSD defense fell short. The shooting took place in Lauren County in 1998… Read More »

Jurors with PTSD push for better mental health support during, after trials

Some jurors in Canada who were diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after serving on a trial are pushing for more uniform support across the country. Services vary across provinces and territories and jurors say consistency is needed. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/5363654/jury-duty-ptsd-mental-health-support-canada/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on… Read More »

9 Ways to Help Relieve Symptoms of Complex PTSD – You'll feel so much better! xx

Here is the 9th one I couldn’t remember in the video: T.R.E. – Trauma Release Exercises 🙂 To find out more about Debbie’s books, online courses, meditations, healing music, and coaching with her, click on the following link: https://www.debbiemirza.com/ Source: Youtube

Widow to launch landmark legal case over army veteran's PTSD-related suicide

Jo Jukes’ husband Lance Corporal Dave Jukes, 49, took his life in October last year after suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and acute depression after serving in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan during his 25-year career. Speaking exclusively to ITV News, Mrs Jukes said she is set to bring her case against the… Read More »

PTSD Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, What is it?

What is PTSD? Here is the link to order The Courage to Heal by Ellen Bass and Laura Davis from Amazon.com https://www.amazon.com/s?k=The+courage+to+heal&ref=nb_sb_noss_2 The #Timesup and the #Metoo movement has had a deep effect on me. I was a victim of sexual abuse during my childhood. Now, I am a survivor. I feel that in remaining… Read More »

Jodi Arias' Psychologist Witness Dr. Richard Samuels Is Discredited About His PTSD Findings

Prosecutor Juan Martinez goes after the credibility of Dr. Richard Samuels, the psychologist witness for Jodi Arias who diagnosed her with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Jodi claims that PTSD caused her to lose her memory while stabbing Travis Alexander and trying to clean up the scene afterwards. Dr. Samuels administered a specific test for this… Read More »

New York legislator has epic meltdown over a speeding ticket | New York Post

Jennifer Schwartz Berky, a New York county legislator, was filmed by police cameras as she freaked out over getting a speeding ticket in Kingston, NY. She claimed to have PTSD and to be having a panic attack during the encounter, which reportedly lasted for about half an hour. In the end, the officer wrote her… Read More »

Mental health diversion: A new way to get your criminal case dismissed

In this video, California criminal defense lawyer Karthik Krishnan discusses California’s new mental health diversion program, 1001.36 PC. The program allows some defendants to get their cases dismissed by obtaining mental health treatment in lieu of jail time. Eligibility is based on being diagnosed with certain psychiatric disorders. These include Bipolar disorder, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective disorder,… Read More »