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BEYOND WAR AND PTSD: THE CRUCIAL ROLE OF TRANSITION STRESS

Throughout the wars, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been the focus of significant mass media attention, government and nonprofit initiatives, and clinical research and funding. The serious and often debilitating nature of PTSD is beyond question; however, emerging research shows that the transition stresses that arise from loss of military identity, difficulty finding a job,… Read More »

PTSD Treatment Birmingham Soldier Now Happy 1 Week After NLP For PTSD

PTSD treatment 1 week on former Birmingham soldier. Click for more FREE help here; http://www.debbiewilliams.co.uk/ptsd_or_post_traumatic_stress_disorder_nlp_can_help.htm Craig Burgess talks about the changes in his PTSD post traumatic stress disorder and how all the nightmares and flashbacks have stopped after just one session with Birmingham NLP hypnotherapist Debbie Williams. Get a free hypnosis recording Stop worrying and… Read More »

Fight or flight: the veterans at war with PTSD

One hundred years on from the end of the first world war, a group of veterans in Dorset are torn between their pride in their military careers and their anger over the lack of psychological support provided to them by the Ministry of Defence. With many feeling abandoned and left to battle significant mental health… Read More »

Beer is cheaper than therapy – The PTSD documentary

“I’m 22 years old and I must have killed 30 people. The same thing that you were given badges for over in Iraq, would have you considered a serial killer over here. That’s a very weird thought to have running around in your head when it’s dark, going to sleep or late at night.” There… Read More »

San Diego VA Studies the Role of Guilt in Treatment of PTSD

The San Diego VA is looking at the role guilt and shame play in the treatment of PTSD. Researchers want to find the best way to treat people who may not think they deserve to get better. And a warning to viewers, the story includes graphic descriptions of military trauma. KPBS Military Reporter Steve Walsh… Read More »

Suffering Soldiers: A Look at PTSD

Walk into American Legion Post 38 and you’ll find war relics. Preserved so people won’t lose sight of the sacrifices made on their behalf. But a new generation of soldiers are keeping their war memories bottled up inside them. Post traumatic stress disorder. “We see some of these younger vets that come in that have… Read More »

EXCLUSIVE – Iraq’s lost children: young victims of PTSD

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN A young girl remembers the Islamic State (IS) group cutting off children’s faces. A boy recalls being tortured by the jihadists, who severed his fingers and murdered his father. As the battle against the IS group continues to… Read More »

Between Iraq and a Hard Place – PTSD and Suicides in Iraq

In August of 2009, No Kidding, Me Too!, Joe Pantoliano, Lisa Jay, and Dr. Bob Irvin from McLean Hospital went on the “Stomp The Stigma” tour for ten days in Iraq. They screened Joey’s documentary “No Kidding, Me 2!”, spoke about their experience with mental illness, and interviewed troops about the growing problem of suicides… Read More »

WAR STORIES: MY PTSD SYMPTOMS

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