Tag Archives: Painting

Art as therapy to express the emotions of grief and trauma

I am incredibly vulnerable in this video because I may look ‘silly’ but I am sharing my healing journey. Healing can look messy. It can look ‘silly’ to others who don’t understand it. I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. With my form of PTSD, my emotions get shut-down as they… Read More »

Healing tears painting abstracts for grief and trauma

My name is Xanthe Wyse. I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder (type 1) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). My emotions get shut down and frozen inside. Listening to music on a loop and moving and expressing myself in some way such as painting abstracts helps me to access emotion. I am currently processing grief… Read More »

Painting abstracts to process grief and trauma

A process painting that I have been doing this past week with some of what it means. It means dozens of things but there are some core themes. Like all my paintings, it is about bipolar and post-traumatic stress disorder. It has multiple layers and the image has changed dramatically several times. I feel like… Read More »

Vietnam veteran uses painting to battle PTSD | KVUE

Jenni Lee shows us how one Vietnam veteran and Round Rock resident has found a creative way to combat PTSD. STORY: https://www.kvue.com/article/features/round-rock-veteran-starts-art-festival-to-help-with-ptsd/269-ba301767-3c87-4875-b6c9-0349ab7644d6 KVUE is Austin’s ABC affiliate station and has been delivering local news for Central Texans since 1971. Today it is owned by TEGNA, Inc., which reaches approximately one-third of all television households in… Read More »

Abstract painting for mental health. Bipolar & PTSD.

My name is Xanthe Wyse. I have bipolar disorder and PTSD. I have found painting abstracts to be incredibly helpful for my mental health. It is like a meditation in action and calms a racing mind and eases anxiety. I filmed a short clip of a painting I am currently just making up as I… Read More »

Would I take a cure for bipolar disorder and PTSD? Hope

Feeling a lot better after a very difficult few weeks. Bipolar disorder doesn’t have a cure. It can be managed with varying degrees of success. I still get mood cycling on meds, just less extreme than without. I cannot currently work full-time but am working part-time with flexible hours. I am having treatment for post-traumatic… Read More »

P.T.S.D. – Extended Cut

Painting can be very therapeutic. But can this group leave their past at the door? This cut features a couple of extended scenes that were originally cut down due to time constraints. 48 Hour Film Project elements: Prop: Folding chair Character: Tanner or Tanya Thistlewhite, self-help author Line: “I’m (I am) looking for something special.”… Read More »

Procreate app portraiture painting and PTSD chatting

Hi 👋 Artist ClaudEL here and some background story about PTSD. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is not easy to deal with if you don’t trust yourself to heal yourself. Yet it can happen even if others say no to you. Check out my Instagram @_claudel #ptsd #procreate #portraitpainting #portrait #painting Source: Youtube

PTSD Artwork Illustrator Inking

I was diagnosed with PTSD “like” symptoms. Since I started getting help my imagination has been coming back. I am remembering and dealing with things. One thing that popped in my head was an art piece that to me represents PTSD, my past, and my growth from it. This is a piece of that art… Read More »

Painting as Medicine for PTSD | Saint Leon

SaintLeon is a father, Army #veteran, PTSD survivor and painter from Kansas City, Kansas. His multi-layered paintings are inspired by pop culture and street art, and doing his creative work serves as an effective outlet for dealing with the difficulties of living with traumatic memories from the war in Iraq, where he served in the… Read More »

Gum Trees and PTSD

PTSD, or Post-traumatic Stress Disorder is way more common than most people realise. But is it a form of extreme anxiety and what exactly is it? I talk about this in my latest video while I explore a couple of new techniques painting my first Australian Gum Tree scene. Take a look at Lend Hend’s… Read More »

Bob Ross – ASMR AUDIO for Sleep, Anxiety, Stress and PTSD

The Joy of Painting – Bob Ross – ASMR AUDIO for Sleep, Anxiety, Stress and PTSD *** PLEASE NOTE – We post about anything, not just one specific topic or trend. *** Feel free to submit any video footage to us at: Support@CyberCommandNews.com To help us grow, donations are welcomed: https://paypal.me/CyberCommand Social Media: Minds: https://www.minds.com/cybercommandnews… Read More »