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Could a drug prevent depression? | Rebecca Brachman | TEDxNewYork

Vaccines are known for preventing viral diseases. But what if they could prevent mental illnesses? Neuroscientist Rebecca Brachman explores the potential of a drug that could stop depression and PTSD before they happen. Rebecca Brachman is a neuroscientist and writer. After completing her PhD at Columbia University, she now works on the first drug that… Read More »

Summary of Tribe: By Sebastian Junger | Includes Analysis Audiobook by Instaread

Get you started to listen to the full audiobook Summary of Tribe: By Sebastian Junger | Includes Analysis, free at our library. Summary of Tribe by Sebastian Junger | Includes Analysis Tribe by Sebastian Junger is a scientific and journalistic consideration of the correlation between societies with egalitarian tribal structures and low rates of mental… Read More »

What Have We Done Audiobook by David Wood

Get you started to listen to the full audiobook What Have We Done, free at our library. From Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Wood, a battlefield view of moral injury, the signature wound of America’s 21st-century wars. Most Americans are now familiar with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its prevalence among troops. In this groundbreaking new… Read More »

Shell Shock – The Psychological Scars of World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Special

The traumata of warfare were certainly nothing new when World War 1 broke out. But the extreme and prolonged exposure to machine gun fire, artillery bombardments and trench warfare led to a new kind of psychological disorder: Shell Shock. Soldiers who were perfectly fine on the outside, were incapable of fighting or living a normal… Read More »

James Stewart Had an Extreme PTSD?10 Interesting Facts About James Stewart The MGM Star

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Jimmy Stewart, One Of Hollywood’s Greatest Actors James Stewart was an American actor, known for his role as Mike Connor in the 1940 movie “The Philadelphia Story.” James “Jimmy” Stewart starred in some of Hollywood’s most beloved and remembered films of all time. His boyish charm, effortless relatable poise,… Read More »

Narcissism: Conspiracy or Post-traumatic Condition? (Vinny Eastwood Show)

What is narcissism? Is it a post-traumatic condition? A positive adaptation? Are narcissists the new elite? A form of artificial intelligence? Is narcissism a new faith? A conspiracy against the masses? Narcissistic and psychopathic leaders throughout history: biology or mere coincidence? Originally published here: ARCHIVE: http://www.thevinnyeastwoodshow.com/show-archives/is-narcissism-a-natural-reaction-to-trauma-sam-vaknin-vinny-eastwood Official Website: http://www.thevinnyeastwoodshow.com/ Official Youtube Channel: http://www.youtube.com /c/vinnyeastwoodnz Official… Read More »

Pearl Harbor: The Last Word – PTSD | History

Survivors describe the invisible wounds sustained after Pearl Harbor, and the measures they took to heal them. Newsletter: https://www.history.com/newsletter Website – http://www.history.com Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/History Twitter – https://twitter.com/history HISTORY Topical Video Season 1 Episode 1 Whether you’re looking for more on American Revolution battles, WWII generals, architectural wonders, secrets of the ancient world, U.S. presidents,… Read More »

The Santa Cruz Veterans Alliance is Treating PTSD with Weed | History NOW

The Santa Cruz Veterans Alliance is exploring new ways to bring peace and healing to veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Among them? Medical marijuana. #VeteransDay Subscribe for more HISTORY: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=historychannel Newsletter: https://www.history.com/newsletter Website – http://www.history.com Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/History Twitter – https://twitter.com/history HISTORY®, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for… Read More »

What Have We Done: The Moral Injury of Our Longest Wars Audiobook by David Wood

Winner of the 2017 Dayton Literary Peace Prize From Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Wood, a battlefield view of moral injury, the signature wound of America’s 21st century wars. Most Americans are now familiar with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and its prevalence among troops. In this groundbreaking new book, David Wood examines the far more… Read More »

Summary of Tribe: By Sebastian Junger | Includes Analysis Audiobook by Instaread

Listen to the full audiobook for free with a 30-day trial: http://acom.icu/13/b01iiw9gow Summary of Tribe by Sebastian Junger | Includes Analysis Tribe by Sebastian Junger is a scientific and journalistic consideration of the correlation between societies with egalitarian tribal structures and low rates of mental illness, particularly post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in soldiers returning home.… Read More »

PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (Part II)

A short documentary takes a look at the problems military personnel have had to deal with concerning PTSD. We also discuss the brief history of PTSD pertaining to the US military from WWI and on. This was a final project for History 7B taken at Pasadena College. We received an A+. Source: Youtube