Tag Archives: mass shooting

How the way we talk about suicide can prevent it from happening again

Two members of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas community have died by apparent suicide. One of them was a survivor of last year’s mass shooting who reportedly struggled with post-traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Kelly Posner Gerstenhaber of the Columbia Lighthouse Project and Ryan Petty, whose daughter was killed at Parkland, join William Brangham to discuss the… Read More »

PTSD from Mass Shootings: The 3 Phases Of Healing That Help the Most | MedCircle News [2018]

To receive MedCircle News right to your inbox each week, click here: http://bit.ly/2TwixoF Read the original article & full video transcription HERE: http://bit.ly/2TvtQNL The trauma of mass shootings is unlike any other, but there are specific types of support that can make all the difference in the psychological recovery of the victims. Survivors of mass… Read More »

California Bar Shooter Was a Veteran Who May Have Had PTSD

Authorities have identified the shooter at a California bar as Ian David Long, a Marine combat veteran who may have suffered from PTSD. The 28-year-old lived with his mother on a quiet street in the town of Newbury Park. FBI agents descended on the bungalow-style house early Thursday morning. The Borderline Bar and Grill, the scene of… Read More »

13 Dead, 21 Injured In Mass Shooting At Bar In Thousand Oaks California

A gunman who killed 12 people at a Thousand Oaks bar was a former U.S. Marine who may have been suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, the Ventura County sheriff said. Ian David Long, 28, lived in Newbury Park, not far from the club where he threw smoke bombs and rained bullets on a crowd of… Read More »

Officials Identify Suspect in California Bar Shooting

Officials in California have identified the gunman who went on a shooting spree at a bar Wednesday night as a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Ian David Long, 28, is believed to have killed himself after fatally shooting 12 people and injuring more than 20 others at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand… Read More »