Tag Archives: non-profit

How I Dealt With My PTSD

Greg Tambone shares his thoughts on PTSD. Since Mr. Bone started Warrior Adventures Inc. many years ago now, he has been helping those suffering from post traumatic stress to overcome their struggles. He also has had to deal with more than his personal share of trauma, and he talks about this as well. All the… Read More »

Call to Action: Helping to Cultivate Healthy Communities

A call to action to request support in creating outreach and engagement opportunities to address the need for post-traumatic stress (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI) awareness within underrepresented and at-risk communities. PTSD is a mental disorder, but the associated stress can cause physical damage. TBI is a neurological disorder caused by trauma to the… Read More »

Fireside Chat with Kenneth Barrett, GM's Global Chief Diversity Officer & Retired US Navy Captain

The 10th Annual GM Supplier Connections Matchmaker event took place on August 22, 2019 at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. As part of the event, the Veteran Owned Business Roundtable (VOBRT) held an invite-only board meeting that included a fireside chat with General Motors’ Global Chief Diversity Officer, Kenneth Barrett and the VOBRT’s… Read More »

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 »