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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 »

#SE2E2+ Cannabis Use and PTSD among Veterans

Cannabis use for medical conditions is an issue of growing concern. Some Veterans use marijuana to relieve symptoms of PTSD and several states specifically approve the use of medical marijuana for PTSD. However, controlled studies have not been conducted to evaluate the safety or effectiveness of medical marijuana for PTSD. Thus, there is no evidence… Read More »

PTSD in the Family: Interview with Alison Glenn

PTSD in the Family: Interview with Alison Glenn ACI CEO Dr. Ann Clark interviews ACI CORE Wellness Director Alison Glenn about growing up with a brother who suffered from PTSD. After three tours in Iraq, Alison noticed that her brother was beginning to show signs of PTSD. Living with him on a daily basis, she… Read More »

How the Medal affected my life, Combat, PTSD, and Leadership

This was recorded October 3rd 2017 on the Marine Corps Base in Camp Lejeune. Marines asked Dakota Meyer some questions and he answered them. If you like more videos like this let us know below. Subscribe Like and Comment! Want a chance to skydive with me? All expenses paid, round trip! Every order over $25… Read More »

Addiction Treatment for Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel | JourneyPure

Click the link for a free guide to navigating addiction treatment for a friend or family member: Military and Addiction Treatment Substance abuse in the military—both among veterans and active duty military personnel—is a growing problem in the U.S. As soldiers return home from deployment, many suffer physical and mental health issues including Injury, combat… Read More »