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Rep. Seth Moulton talks about PTSD, mental health, Iraq

Rep. Seth Moulton talks about PTSD, mental health, Iraq Democratic presidential candidate Seth Moulton on Sunday opened up about his experience with post traumatic stress disorder in an emotional interview about his service in Iraq, while also highlighting his policy proposals to help millions of veterans and Americans with mental health. Jun 02 2019 15:12… Read More »

After war and terror, Iraq plagued by drug crisis

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Life may be gradually getting back to normal in Iraq, but drug use is spiralling. In a society still recovering from years of conflict and terrorist attacks, the issue has become a public health crisis, especially among young… Read More »

Veteran Was Hiking Appalachian Trail To Overcome PTSD When Fatally Stabbed

A man fatally stabbed on the Appalachian Trail early Saturday was hiking to overcome post-traumatic stress disorder after serving Army deployments in Iraq, his family told CNN. Ronald Sanchez, 43, of Oklahoma was among a group of four people camping along the trail in Virginia when, authorities say, 30-year-old James Jordan began harassing them and… Read More »

Veteran Was Hiking Appalachian Trial To Overcome PTSD When Fatally Stabbed

A man fatally stabbed on the Appalachian Trail early Saturday was hiking to overcome post-traumatic stress disorder after serving Army deployments in Iraq, his family told CNN.  Ronald Sanchez, 43, of Oklahoma was among a group of four people camping along the trail in Virginia when, authorities say, 30-year-old James Jordan began harassing them and… Read More »

My Brother Took His Own Life: A Soldier Fighting PTSD

17% of former frontline soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan are suffering from probable PTSD. Through personal videos, voice notes, interviews and letters, this film reveals Kevin Williams’ private battle mental health. You can watch the full documentary PTSD: The War In My Head on the BBC Three iPlayer page here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p077ysvd If you or someone… Read More »

These Hero Pups Are Helping Veterans and Prisoners Heal

Hero Pups provides support dogs for military veterans and first responders. Now, prison inmates are helping train them – with great results. Subscribe: https://freeth.ink/instant-subscribe-heropups In this video, Freethink reporter Michael O’Shea meets a veteran of the Iraq War who was struggling with PTSD. He was fortunate to receive a service dog from Hero Pups, and… Read More »

"Boxed In" (P.T.S.D.) Experimental Film 2014

“BOXED IN”, an experimental short film written and directed by Cleveland Neal. This story was inspired by the trials and tribulations some veterans diagnosed with Post Tram P.T.S.D go through. Please share and visit WWW.TIMEANDCHANCEMEDIAGROUP.COM Copyright 2014 T&CMG Source: Youtube

Veterans for Peace, Veterans & Post-traumatic Stress Injury, the Daily Christchurch Massacre in Iraq

Trish here: Warning: Images of war crimes. I share my thoughts on the experience of veterans whose PTSI is being denied by the military services and how many vets are discarded by the US war machine when they manifest these symptoms. Ethan McCord, an Iraq veteran, claims 250,000 veterans have been denied they have PTSI… Read More »

"Wartorn 1861-2010" New Doc Chronicles Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 1 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 »

Small Scale Farming for Vets with PTSD & TBI

Ray Meylor us an unusual veteran with TBI and PTSD. When his afflictions prevented him from doing his job, he set about finding a job that would suit his needs. Like many PTSD vets, he craved privacy and being his own boss. So he created a 10 acre, profitable, sustainable farm. He uses solar for… Read More »

Veterans for Peace, Veterans & Post-traumatic Stress Injury, the Daily Christchurch Massacre in Iraq

Trish here: I share my thoughts on the PTSI that veterans experience and how they are discarded by the US war marchine when they manifest these symptoms. Ethan McCord, an Iraq veteran, claims 250,000 veterans have been denied they have PTSI by the military and the military services. The military services state these soldiers had… Read More »