Tag Archives: Military Sexual Trauma

PTSD Stressors for VA Benefits Explained

Service connection claims for PTSD VA benefits require that a stressor be verified in order to be granted. Today, we discuss PTSD stressors, special VA rules surrounding service connection, how to verify your stressor for Veterans disability benefits, and special considerations and common errors to keep in mind when claiming post-traumatic stress disorder. For a… Read More »

PTSD: The Silent Suffering

This is an educational resource for individuals suffering from PTSD or for their family and friends who are learning about how to help someone who is silently suffering. In this video, MSTM CEO, Janelle Marina Mendez, discusses her struggle of suffering. She speaks about her struggles with negative thoughts and feelings. She provides insight into… Read More »

VA treatment helped save Angie from a life of addiction.

Angie was sexually assaulted while serving in the Army, and for 10 years used alcohol and drugs to cope with the resulting post-traumatic stress disorder. She sought help from VA and was in treatment within a week. She’s been in recovery for five years and has since married. Explore VA benefits and apply today at… Read More »

PTSD, MST, and other Non-Combat Veterans Disability Claims

There are many vets that experience PTSD from things that had nothing to do with fighting, like MST (Military Sexual Trauma) or sexual harassment, being exposed to injury in a VA hospital, injuries during leave or even basic training. Many veterans have a hard time filing for VA Disability for PTSD or MST because there… Read More »

Jesus & The Robot – The PTSD Kitten

Combat Stress: The Musical (2015) The PTSD Kitten what does ptsd and kittens have in common, can you guess? yes, they are both cute and cuddly and loved from afar at best. oh, the sympathetic hearts will bleed and go out to them, maybe even donate some money or buy a ribbon but you shouldn’t… Read More »

Relief from PTSD with Dr. Eugene Lipov and Dr. Marissa

Are you experiencing pain from past trauma? Dr. Eugene G. Lipov is a board certified pain specialist and after completing his M.D. at Northwestern University in 1984, he went on to complete advanced pain management training . He is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at University of Illinois , and a Chief Science Officer at… Read More »

Military Sexual Trauma (MST) with Professor Kaba and Nicola Hurst

Brought to you by: Healing (MST) Military Sexual Trauma with Nicola Hurst https://goo.gl/2mtPam and Building Resilience After Military Sexual Trauma (Webinar) https://bit.ly/2EOvfK2 ————————- Nicola Maria Hurst encapsulates a very unique and diverse background of ministry, music, military, social service, teaching, and counseling experience. She discovered her musical gifts in her early developmental years and began… Read More »

Jesus & The Robot – Manifestations Of Combat Induced PTSD

Combat Stress: The Musical (2015) Manifestations Of Combat Induced PTSD While stationed in Iraq I couldn’t help but to notice that I was losing my mind. So I just followed that mind of mine around so it wouldn’t be hard to find. I’d hold conversations with myself between a robot and the son of God.… Read More »

Emory Healthcare Veterans Program Helps Warriors Reclaim Their Lives

The Emory Healthcare Veterans Program helps those who served reclaim their lives from the invisible wounds of service. The program treats veterans and servicemembers with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), traumatic brain injury (TBI), military sexual trauma, anxiety, and depression. The program is comprised of top professionals who create individualized treatment plans for each warrior. Three… Read More »