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Using Art to cope with PTSD

I make art about the trauma of war. I look for it below the surface, searching out its invisible wounds and the resilience needed to overcome them. The challenge is to look beyond appearances, and stimulate transformation both within myself and in other traumatized people. As a combat-wounded photojournalist, I have experienced and documented the… Read More »

Stand up for our soldiers: ‘Betrayed’ British war hero makes simple plea to Boris Johnson – News 24

Thanks for watching my video. If you like my videos, please subscribe to the channel to receive the latest videos Videos can use content-based copyright law contains reasonable use Fair Use (https://www.youtube.com/yt/copyright/). For any copyright, please send me a message.  Brian Wood, who outlines his story in Double Crossed, a new book published by Penguin,… Read More »

H-Hour Podcast #71 Helen Barnett

SO19 Police Armed Response | IRA Bomb Survivor | Commendation for Bravery Stabbed, shot, blown up, Helen served with the London Metropolitan Police and became the first mother to serve with SO19 – the Met’s infamous firearms unit, and only the third ever female to do so, also being awarded a Queen’s Commendation for Brave… Read More »

H-Hour Podcast #71 Helen Barnett

SO19 Police Armed Response | IRA Bomb Survivor | Commendation for Bravery Stabbed, shot, blown up, Helen served with the London Metropolitan Police and became the first mother to serve with SO19 – the Met’s infamous firearms unit, and only the third ever female to do so, also being awarded a Queen’s Commendation for Brave… Read More »

Marine combat veteran is deported to El Salvador

An Marine veteran was deported to El Salvador on Wednesday – despite spending most of his life in Long Beach, California, and fighting for his country in Iraq as a Marine. Decorated war veteran José Segovia-Benítez served in the Marines from 1999-2004, earning him several medals and accolades for combat. But after returning from Iraq, the… Read More »

The Sir Bobby Charlton Centre for Support and Rehabilitation Jordan

The Sir Bobby Charlton Centre for Support and Rehabilitation opened in Amman, Jordan on 22 August 2017. It is the first of many Sir Bobby Charlton Centres planned to open around the world. The Amman centre will support the enormous numbers of refugees in Jordan from conflicts in Syria, Iraq, and even Yemen. It will… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 5/6

Part 5/6 – “Photographing the Dying and the Changing Rules.” 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… Read More »

AMERICAN TRUCK DRIVER NEEDS HELP! WARNING: IF YOU HAVE PTSD DO NOT WATCH!

Emy Cadby has Passed….We need help paying off her Medical Debt. YOUR Support would be Greatly Appreciated. https://www.gofundme.com/f/ByronCadby Thanks and God Bless Sponsored by the Byron Cadby Medical Fund. www.GoFundMe.com/ByronCadby ================================= WARNING: IF YOU HAVE PTSD DO NOT WATCH! GO HERE INSTEAD: http://goo.gl/6lEbT5 Convoy Drivers: Just a small $9.99 donation from a 3000 people who… Read More »

Post Traumatic Stress: Benjamin Buckland 2014

Ben served in Iraq. His time in etched itself permanently into his consciousness. Like so many Veterans, Ben is still at war… though now, the fray rages largely in his mind and his dreams. Post traumatic stress is not a “syndrome”. It is an injury… When physical and/or mental trauma exceeds one’s tolerance, a wound… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 3/6

Part 3/6 – “The Battle for Falluja.” 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… Read More »