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How Sleep The Brave, 2018 Documentary. Dir. by Andy Wiseman and Xiye Fu. El Toro Media UK.

In How Sleep the Brave? The filmmakers take an unflinching look at Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) within the UK Armed Forces community. The film reveals how many ex-service personnel fail to get the help they desperately need and how, if untreated, the struggle can end with depression, addiction or even suicide. Source: Youtube

PTSD: Healing and Hope

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is becoming a major health concern as more of our military men and women return from war zones overseas. Studies indicate that as many as one in five service members returning from Iraq or Afghanistan suffers from major depression or combat stress. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder isn’t just limited to those… Read More »

“Wartorn 1861-2010” New Doc Chronicles Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 2 of 2

A new documentary, “Wartorn 1861-2010,” airing on HBO on Veterans Day, chronicles the lingering effects of war on military veterans throughout American history, from the Civil War through today’s conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Democracy Now! speaks with the filmmakers, Jon Alpert and Matt O’Neill, and with the parents of two soldiers who committed suicide… Read More »

Combat Vet Raps about PTSD – via FOX5 Vegas KVVU2

Veteran Turned Rapper SGT Dunson uses music to treat PTSD. LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – One in six Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) last year. Some of them get therapy while others have taken their own lives. For more of the story check out : http://www.fox5vegas.com/story/18528060/local-vet-combats-ptsd-with-rap Source: Youtube

Sarina Groswald: What is PTSD and is Transcendental Meditation an Effective Treatment?

http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/ The David Lynch Foundation held a press conference in December of 2010 to announce the launch of Operation Warrior Wellness, which offers Transcendental Meditation to veterans suffering with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In this video, George Washington University trained researcher Dr Sarina Grosswald discusses how PTSD initially comes about in a person and… Read More »

PTSD – Never Forget But No Need To Constantly Remember

To see this program visit http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000FZEMWC 722. This is a part of a one-hour documentary I made to help professionals in high stress situations deal with burnout and PTSD. The doctor is brilliant and I hope that his comment helps those in need. #ptsd #ptsdhelp #stress #burnout Source: Youtube

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 6/6

Part 6/6 – “Photographing Civilians.” Ashley Gilbertson photographs the war in Iraq for the New York Times. He talks about the invasion of Iraq, the battle for Falluja, the Marines he worked with, post-traumatic stress disorder, Iraqi civilians, and the future of photojournalism. His work is available in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: A Photographer’s Chronicle of… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 4/6

Part 4/6 – “The Marines Next to Me.” Ashley Gilbertson photographs the war in Iraq for the New York Times. He talks about the invasion of Iraq, the battle for Falluja, the Marines he worked with, post-traumatic stress disorder, Iraqi civilians, and the future of photojournalism. His work is available in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: A… Read More »

SCIENCE!: PTSD Virtual Reality Treatment

2.7 million troops have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Nearly 1-in-10 return home with some form of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. At the UCF RESTORES clinic, researchers are working with virtual reality technology to develop innovative treatments to help these veterans reclaim their lives. Look out for new episodes of “SCIENCE!” every Wednesday! Please be sure… Read More »