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A new look on PTSD

I was working on a project dealing with PTSD and genetics for my comparative genomics class and came across an awesome song by Tom Smith titled ‘Talking Post Trauma Blues.’ Being an Iraq veteran, I added my own video and pictures to accompany the song. It’s nothing fancy, but the song really says a lot… Read More »

Manker v Spencer | Class Action Lawsuit Iraq & Afghanistan Veteran PTSD Discharge Upgrade

On March 2, 2018, Tyson Manker and the National Veterans Council for Legal Redress (NVCLR) filed a nationwide class-action lawsuit on behalf of thousands of less-than-Honorably discharged Navy and Marine Corps veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related conditions from the Iraq and Afghanistan era. More: https://law.yale.edu/studying-law-yale/clinical-and-experiential-learning/our-clinics/veterans-legal-services-clinic/manker-v-spencer Original Vice News Video: https://youtu.be/qqfxYl6K9X8?t=492 Source: Youtube

The Afghanistan War, Living with PTSD and CBD Medication | With Ste Delaney | R'Kid Podcast

In this episode of the R’Kid Podcast we sit down with Ohm of Vaping owner Ste Delaney to discuss his time serving in the British Army in Afghanistan, the danger of IED’s and living with PTSD post-war. Ste also owns a CBD store (Ohm of Vaping) after finding the medicational benefits of CBD to treat… Read More »

Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (2 of 2)

June 17, 2008 – Psychologist Michael Ryan, Psychotherapist Carolyn Carino, Vietnam War veteran Jim Hodges, and Hauenstein Center Director Gleaves Whitney talk about returning veterans and post-traumatic stress disorder. Source: Youtube

National PTSD Syndrome

more info: http://starkravingviking.blogspot.com/2010/07/national-ptsd-syndrome.html Are US and UK citizens so overwhelmed with PTSD to see, and do, something about their government’s abuse of them? It seems since September 11 in the US and 7/7 in the UK, citizens have written the government a blank check to clamp down on average citizens who aren’t a threat. Britain… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 1/6

Part 1/6 – “From Refugee Photographer to War Photographer.” 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:… Read More »