Tag Archives: Health (Industry)

Defining Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Deciding to get help for PTSD can be scary. Recognizing that your traumatic experience cannot be wiped away and you do not have to be ashamed of it or go through the process alone is needed relief. The therapists at Hidden Stream Counseling would like to offer you the help you need in learning to… Read More »

Whitchurch Hospital, twice in one day security

The population of Cardiff had expanded greatly, from under 20,000 in 1851 to over 40,000 less than 20 years later. By 1890 there were 476 Cardiff residents “boarded out” in the Glamorgan Asylum, and a further 500 to 600 being held in hospitals as far away as Chester and Carmarthen.[2] Whitchurch Hospital, with the 150… Read More »

PTSD and Self Harm:My story

This is what I have had to go through with PTSD and the mental disorders that come with that .Physiology Today defines PTSD as an anxiety disorder that may develop after exposure to a terrifying event or ordeal in which severe physical harm occurred or was threatened. Traumatic events that may trigger PTSD include violent… Read More »

The little-known causes and physical side effects of PTSD | Author Yochi Dreazen

Yochi Dreazen, author and award-winning journalist, provides a glimpse into the history of PTSD and elaborates on both the surprising sources and the physical side effects that have only recently been recognized as associated with the condition. Learn more about Yochi’s research and his in-depth story of one family determined to make a difference in… Read More »

Officer Survival Tip of the Week – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Preventer: Officer Training Video:

This officer training video provides insights on what can be done to prevent post traumatic stress disorder. Make sure to check out http://www.officer.com, the website for police. Police Forums – http://forums.officer.com/ Firearms – http://www.officer.com/firearms Tactical – http://www.officer.com/tactical Police Training & Careers – http://www.officer.com/training-careers On the Street – http://www.officer.com/on-the-street Technology – http://www.officer.com/technology Investigations – http://www.officer.com/investigations Command/Headquarters… Read More »

Symptoms of PTSD

More and more news coverage and concern are given to our returning warriors because of what is called PTSD. This week Brett Newcomb and I are discussing the clinical aspects of PTSD. We attempt to break this down into an understandable set of ideas rather than some strange and esoteric list of clinical terms. You… Read More »

TMZ 191 Medical Cannabis For 1st Responders

POT TV – The Mernahuana Zone. Tuesday on TMZ 191 Medical Cannabis For 1st Responders we interview Doug Smith Tuesday Feb 3 we discuss the topic with Marijuana For Trauma. The New Brunswick based advocate will Skype in from their vapor lounge at 745pm EST. First responders, firefighters and military personnel with post-traumatic stress disorder… Read More »