Tag Archives: “mentalillness”

Mental Health Awareness: PTSD

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, develops after exposure to a traumatic event. This can be exposure from firsthand experience or even just witnessing the traumatic event. With the possibility of the onset of PTSD occurring at any age, this mental illness tends to be very common. ⁣ ⁣ In this video, Kristy de Leon gives… Read More »

Mental Health News: Coronavirus Panic, Deliberate Self Harm in Feltham, Pro Green

Coronavirus panic, increase in Deliberate Self Harm in Feltham Young Offenders’ Institution and Pro Green, Professor Green, rapper, songwriter and television personality talking about mental health, his father’s suicide and online therapy; these are the topics in today’s mental health newspaper roundup by me, Dr Beth Colby, psychiatrist from London. Other videos on my Talk… Read More »

Symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including flashbacks, nightmares, avoidance, numbing and anxiety symptoms, are discussed in this video, along with the case study of Dave Jukes, an army veteran, who took his own life following severe PTSD and depression. This video followed on from my BC NEWS Mental Health newsround on 3rd March,… Read More »

Fighting the Fire of PTSD with Christy Warren

Listen to the full episode here: Christy Warren joins Barry and Kristin to talk about her diagnosis of PTSD. She thought her life was over. Tune in as she goes in depth on being a female firefighter and how stigma about mental health made treatment options seem impossible…until they weren’t! Christy is a retired fire… Read More »

5 Major Facts You Need To Know About Anxiety Disorders

#anxiety #mentalhealth #awareness #mind There are five major types of anxiety disorders: Generalized Anxiety Disorder or GAD, Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD), Panic Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Social Phobia or Social Anxiety Disorder. Medical disclaimer: Craane K does not provide medical advice. We do not provide a diagnosis or other, This channel is for educational… Read More »

5 Types of PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

#ptsd #mentalhealth #mentalhealthawareness Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a trauma- and stressor- related disorder that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event, or learning that a traumatic event has happened to a loved one. Depending on the severity of the event, the trauma can range from mild to intense. In this video,… Read More »

Living With Depression + PTSD

Part 1 of my depression story. Part 2 will be about PPD. I didn’t want to go into too much detail or talk about all my trauma because that would make for a super long video. I believe it is very important to talk about mental health issues and for people who have experienced or… Read More »

Robin The Silver Cop | LIR on PTSD and Mental Health

On this episode: Robin “The Silver Cop”, an Ottawa Police Officer, comes on Life in Red to share his story on how he developed PTSD, the impact being a first responder has on mental health, how he became an advocate and why he is trying to reduce stigma & change the conversation. His girlfriend, Dom,… Read More »

Greg Swaine | LIR on PTSD & Workplace Mental Health

On this episode: Greg Swaine, a mental health advocate working on organizational mental health programs, comes on Life in Red to tell his story on witnessing an accident that lead to years of mental health issues, with an eventual PTSD diagnosis. This inspired him to lead a project transforming his workplace’s mental health programs, which… Read More »


Please never forget that you have value in this world and that you are capable of things far greater than you could ever imagine. From one broken stranger to another – hang in there. ❤️ https://iocdf.org – International OCD Foundation http://ptsdusa.org – PTSD Foundation of America https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org – Suicide Prevention Lifeline https://www.adaa.org/finding-help/treatment/low-cost-treatment – Anxiety &… Read More »