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Episode 2: Marine Veteran Mike Ergo Talks About Overcoming PTSD and Addiction

Hear how Marine Veteran Mike Ergo overcame his addiction to drugs and alcohol that was brought on by his PTSD. Mike served time in Iraq during one of the bloodiest campaigns in modern U.S. War history, and it shapes his life after his service. Mike will take you on a ride that starts with his… Read More »

Soldiers suffering from PTSD reveal how charity helped them get back to work – News 247

The number of war veterans ­needing job support after being ­diagnosed with PTSD has doubled in four years, according to a charity.  Since 2010, The Poppy Factory has helped more than 1,100 ex-Forces men and women with mental and physical health problems find work that suits them.  Four out of five veterans who approach the… Read More »

Documentary: Battle at Home

Statistics suggest that until relatively recently the majority of soldiers in combat never fired their weapons. For most of us it is next to impossible to open fire on someone, so the military goes through great efforts to teach soldiers to become killers and to desensitize them. The products of these efforts are trigger-happy soldiers… Read More »

Jesus & The Robot – Post Traumatic Stress Demons (P.T.S.D.)

All My Friends Are Dead: Hymns For Children (2014) Post Traumatic Stress Demons (P.T.S.D.) no, i don’t want to die anytime soon, you know, i’ve got too much to stay alive for. no, i won’t be killing myself anytime soon, although i really couldn’t promise you for sure. i’ve got my wife, children and friends… Read More »

PTSD and Transcendental Meditation (TM) – Part 1

After suffering from post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) for over 5 years, David learned Transcendental Meditation and is doing great. Also see PTSD and Transcendental Meditation (TM) – Part 2 For more information visit www.TM.org. To understand why Transcendental Meditation is an effective treatment for PTSD, see www.Stress-TM.org. TM is a simple meditation technique that… Read More »

Horrors of War For Soldiers (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

Reality: hundreds of soldiers are suffering PTSD when returning from their tours. many hide their horrors, but thousands suffer greatly from it. while most get help when returning from war, thousands still are not being helped with it.!!! FACT: our goverment, just sweeps it under the carpet when our soldiers return as if it isnt… Read More »

Tribute to US Soldiers who come home with PTSD

Just a video I made while getting treatment for PTSD. As I cannot descripe, to my loved ones, how I feel inside I wanted to share this and give an idea of what we go through. To all of the US vets out there, you are not alone and people just want to help. Thank… Read More »

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