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TED TALKS | War and Peace | Sebastian Junger on PTSD | PBS

In this excerpt from TED Talks: War and Peace, journalist Sebastian Junger, after spending years reporting from war zones, talks about how treatment for soldiers returning home with PTSD is not just a reflection on their own mental health but on our society as a whole. The question is not, “can we save the vets,”… Read More »

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 »

PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Soldiers face the reality that even if they return home without physical injuries, they may still have scars. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder impacts each victim uniquely, here are stories of soldiers who have seen the faceless enemy. See the entire story of how transitions impact military soldiers, children, spouses, and history here: Source: Youtube

How to survive to a post-traumatic stress ? | Jean-Paul Mari | TEDxCannes

In French with subtitles Titre : “Comment survivre au trauma ?” DESCRIPTION Among the American servicemen committed in Vietnam, there were twice more deaths after the war than in the fight. Why? What’s going on? What do we call PTSD – Post traumatic stress disorder? About what is it about and how do we get… Read More »