Tag Archives: non-profit

Daily Sara: Episode 2 – PBS Video Shoot & Operation Sidekick

Today was the day. PBS sent out a film crew to interview one of our veterans (Greg), his service dog, Lilah, Scottie (one of our “sidekicks” in training) and myself. Operation Sidekick is a Charlotte-born initiative under the American Pit Bull Foundation that pairs rescued and trained service dogs with veterans struggling with Post Traumatic… Read More »

American Grit Live Featuring Project Healing Heroes

Project Healing Heroes helps combat veterans, service members and first responders overcome post-traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorder. To get involved with Project Healing Heroes check out their website here https://www.projecthealingheroes.org/ For more story’s by american grit click here! https://www.facebook.com/TheAmericanGrit/ Source: Youtube

Intergenerational Trauma Animation

If people don’t have the opportunity to heal from trauma, they may unknowingly pass it on to others through their behaviour. Their children may experience difficulties with attachment, disconnection from their extended families and culture and high levels of stress from family and community members who are dealing with the impacts of trauma. This can… Read More »

Rachael McDavid Shares Her Story About PTSD – This Is My Brave Napa Valley 2017

“This Is My Brave – the Show” – May 2017 Napa Valley, CA Performance – bringing mental illness and mental health issues into the spotlight through creative expression live on stage. {http://thisismybrave.org} In this video, Rachael McDavid shares her story about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, and Anxiety through music. National sponsor: Alkermes {http://alkermes.com} National… Read More »

Phyllis Rittner Shares Her Story of PTSD- This Is My Brave Boston 2017

This Is My Brave – the Show” – October 6, 2017 Boston, MA performance – bringing mental illness and mental health into the spotlight through creative expression live on stage. {http://thisismybrave.org} In this video, Phyllis Rittner shares the story of her childhood and living with PTSD and depression. National sponsor: Alkermes {http://alkermes.com} National sponsor: Talkspace… Read More »

The Tales of the Golden Acorn – Overview

The “Tales of the Golden Acorn” is a series of free animated short films to help educate and empower young people who are directly or indirectly impacted by trauma. The series focuses on the effects, issues, and strategies for living with trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in a family setting. While the subject matter… Read More »