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#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 »


After returning from Iraq, young military veteran Jason struggles to adjust to civilian life. In search of his childhood friend, he spirals deeper into depression. www.hexogenpictures.com Film by Gedric Godin (Director|Writer|Producer) Chelsea Film Festival BEST FILM GRAND PRIX AWARD WINNER Jason Lopez | BEST ACTOR AWARD http://www.jasonlopez.co/ Source: Youtube

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 »

Life Before and After PTSD for The Most Interesting Man in the World

How PTSD changed me but does not have to define me. When life closes doors it opens new windows of opportunities. I’m an old sea dog. An ex submariner and former naval officer. I may have missed freedom 55, but at 58, even though I’ve sustained battle damage, I’m still seaworthy. Got lots on my… Read More »