Tag Archives: Disability

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

Veterans and PTSD

Each has bravely fought for their country… but the trauma of war continues to haunt these veterans. We explore post-traumatic stress, through the harrowing stories of returned servicemen from two generations. A World War Two fighter pilot, a homeless veteran, a husband, and a political advocate all reveal their experiences against the somber setting of… Read More »

PTSD at Sea

Tyson Murray left the battlefield behind; but the flashbacks, anxiety and insomnia remain. Determined to change, he takes on a rehabilitation programme for soldiers living with PTSD. It’s a gruelling kayak adventure from Sydney to Brisbane and a personal journey to confront his fears. Follow Us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/attitudetv Follow Us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/attitude_tv See… Read More »

Will I Be Able to Work Again?

Visit my blog ♥ http://cptsdwarrior.com ♥Instagram♥ https://www.instagram.com/pokingholes_cptsdwarrior/♥FACEBOOK♥ http://www.facebook.com/Poking-Holes-1675396336061298/ ♥TWITTER♥ http://twitter.com/poking_holes ♥TUMBLR♥ http://poking-holes.tumblr.com/ ♥Email♥ pokingholeschannel@gmail.com Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) or complex post traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). I am here to share my story, both past and present, as I continue on… Read More »

Grad School Worries

(If I call myself Sarah in this video, it is because I used to use a pseudonym on my channel) An overview of my fears and anxieties as grad school becomes an ever more tangible reality. Check out my blog at disgaybled.wordpress.com Source: Youtube

Living with PTSD: Ryan’s Story

Ryan Kaono, a support agreement manager with AFIMSC’s Logistics Support Branch, shares his story of living with PTSD. From being in the military, his deployments as a security forces Defender and Logistician, and being diagnosed with PTSD, Kaono is very frank about his journey and Romeo, his service dog who is now, in many ways,… Read More »

The effect of trauma on the brain and how it affects behaviors | John Rigg | TEDxAugusta

In his work with trauma patients, Dr. Rigg has observed how the brain is constantly reacting to sensory information, generating non-thinking reactions before our intelligent individual human brains are able to process the event and formulate a self-driven response. John is a professional musician, who became a physician in his 40s. This talk was given… Read More »