Tag Archives: life

Reclaiming My Body After Rape: Living With PTSD

Fashion plays an unexpected role in this courageous tale of healing your mind and reclaiming your body. Organisations offering help and support for issues raised in BBC Three’s Body Language films: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2mkHnVyJ3BkFCrGW47wGC6s/information-and-support-body-language Featuring: Saijal Reahal Director & Photographer Sindha Agha Producer Paulette Caletti Executive Producer Juliette Larthe Illustrator Avalon Nuovo Animator Louise Miller — Click… Read More »

Psychedelics | Daniil Khodosko | TEDxUBCO

In spite of a recent history of demonizing psychedelics, we are beginning to see a new frontier for these substances. The resurgence of psychedelics is fueled by modern studies which potentially support treatments for anxiety, PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder), depression, and addiction. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference… Read More »

#55 – Connie Boglis – Losing your veteran partner to PTSD & suicide

This week we meet Connie Boglis- Counsellor & Author, as she Opens Up about the struggle her partner Jessefaced, as a veteran who returned with PTSD. Connie also Opens Up about Jesses passing, how she’s helping change procedures for veteran care, and how her new childrens book “Once Upon a Feeling”, helped her heal from… Read More »

#37 – Corey Gaidzionis – PTSD from holding a friend as they passed away in your arms

In this episode we meet Corey Gaidzionis as he Opens Up about the most traumatic moment of his life, holding a friend and work colleague as they passed away. Corey also Opens Up about how this event impacted his life moving forward, as well as what he’s learnt and implemented as a result of it,… Read More »

12 Steps to deal with Trauma (Part 4)

Are you having difficulty coping with Trauma? Do you need help overcoming your Post Traumatic Stress? We’re here to help you become EMPOWERED! Here’s 12 Steps to deal with Trauma with Empower Ministries Please Like, Comment, & Subscribe! Check out our Website: Home Or Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/empowerforliving/ Source: Youtube

10 Things You Should Know About Your Loved One With PTSD – CPTSD

10 things you should know about your loved one who has PTSD. Things you might not even know about them. – Complex PTSD. Follow Me at Facebook @lifesjourneywithptsd Instagram @lifesjourneywithptsd Twitter @shirleys1113 Blog https://lifesjourneywithptsd.blogspot.com/ 📧EMail📧 lifesjourneywithptsd@gmail.com Music: Early Hours Musician: @iksonofficial Source: Youtube

The Little Things

I just wanted to make this short film as an appreciation video for the random little things in my life that I love. They’re not big or important things but they keep me grounded. I suffer from severe post traumatic stress disorder and I’ve found that “getting excited” for the little routines and treats are… Read More »

What PTSD Taught Me About Life | Jon Carson | TEDxNewmarket

As a police officer, Jon Carson is no stranger to tough situations or emotionally disturbing experiences. However, in 2009, he encountered an extremely traumatic call, was diagnosed with PTSD, and spent the initial phases of his diagnosis self-medicating. It was not until 2013 when he took an opportunity to look at things differently, using mindfulness… Read More »

Police Mental Health: from self-improvement to community improvement | Jean-Michel Blais | TEDxMSVU

Jean-Michel Blais describes the experiences that led him be diagnosed with PTSD and how the daily management of his condition has led him to be a better leader, which is helping to change the attitude and culture of his police force. Jean-Michel (J.M.) Blais is the Chief of Halifax Regional Police. Earlier in his career,… Read More »