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Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress | Kennedy Krieger Institute

#KennedyKrieger #Pediatrics #TraumaticStress #Family Elizabeth Thompson, Director of the Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress (CCFTS) at Kennedy Krieger Institute, provides tips to help parents detect stresses in their child and describes how CCFTS works with families to overcome trauma. Source: Youtube

PTSD: More Than What You Think

We have handled many different long-term disability claims over the last 27 years. One challenging medical condition is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Successfully collecting ERISA disability claims requires more than reading the policies and perhaps some of the applicable law. ERISA experience is a must. This is especially true for PTSD claims. Watch today’s video… Read More »


PTSD, DEPRESSION, ANXIETY RELIEF, WORKING FROM HOME – JULIE WILLIAMS If you are desperately seeking help for PTSD or Depression or Anxiety – IF it is due to stress or worry over finances and/or lack of income – we may be able to help you – quickly! Please listen to the audio to find out… Read More »


Today we’re talking about SERVICE CONNECTION. When we talk about service-connecting a medical condition, disease, injury or illness to military service, we are talking about proving the relationship between the two. 1) Direct Service Connection 2) Service Connection by Aggravation 3) Presumptive Service Connection 4) Secondary Service Connection 5) Service Connection due to Injury Caused… Read More »

#SE2E2+ Cannabis Use and PTSD among Veterans

Cannabis use for medical conditions is an issue of growing concern. Some Veterans use marijuana to relieve symptoms of PTSD and several states specifically approve the use of medical marijuana for PTSD. However, controlled studies have not been conducted to evaluate the safety or effectiveness of medical marijuana for PTSD. Thus, there is no evidence… Read More »

PTSD and Financial Crisis

Finances are always tricky. But more often than now in veteran’s with PTSD it’s a critical issue. While finances is a leading contributor to suicide in all demographics, it often hits hard in the veteran community, and even harder when it spirals out of control as the result of circumstances that are well beyond our… Read More »

How adaptive climbing helps veterans fight PTSD

In 2017, the VA funded adaptive sports programs in every state. In Colorado, veterans address post-traumatic stress disorder through rock climbing. Learn more about this story at https://www.newsy.com/86167/ Find more videos like this at https://www.newsy.com Follow Newsy on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newsyvideos Follow Newsy on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/newsy Source: Youtube