Tag Archives: prison

'It's horrible' how the US deep south's prisons exacerbate the pandemic

In the five years that Richard has been incarcerated at Easterling correctional facility in Clio, Alabama, his wife, Deana, has watched his health deteriorate. He went into his 16-year sentence at age 59 with a number of health problems dating back to his time in the military in the 1970s: diabetes, hypertension, post-traumatic stress disorder… Read More »

Battling Addiction And Living In A Halfway House

In this video, we sit down with ‘Herman” a man who is living in a halfway house while struggling with addiction. Wait till you hear some of the things he has to say about it all… Show some love and Sub to the channel..!!! Check out the new APS Website: https://www.apsofficial.com Get your AfterPrisonShow Merch!… Read More »

Veterans, PTSD and Icarus

Source: Today I talk to Simon Maryan, founder of Icarus Online, a support organisation for uniformed personnel, including Military, Veterans, Emergency Services and Prison Staff. Within this episode we learn more about the amazing work that Icarus provides and what it is they actually do, we talk about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and the Veteran… Read More »

Ced G Podcast Mental Health Issues As A Gang Rape Victim

Mental Health Issues As A Gang Rape Victim. Woman describe how she was gang raped at gun point. Raped victims are diagnosed with PTSD as I explore Mental Health in this episode. #mentalhealh #guns #gang Source: Youtube

Q281: Dealing With PTSD And Internet After 34 Years In California Prison? Jamie Morgan Kane

Watch full interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQuWApn4mz4&list=PLPT_cCpNMvT50d_7cJ55ciKoZEY8q_YPt&index=44&t=10218s Sub to Jamie’s channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgq769vcOCGwqwMbt5Rp4_Q Shaun’s true crime podcasts: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLPT_cCpNMvT50d_7cJ55ciKoZEY8q_YPt Watch Jamie Morgan Kane part 2 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYSDNytBHbo&list=PLPT_cCpNMvT50d_7cJ55ciKoZEY8q_YPt&index=20&t=9782s The mind-blowing story of “Jamie” Morgan Kane, who served 34 years in California state prison for a crime he hadn’t committed. Jamie Morgan Kane Part 3 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNnUl2PseY4&list=PLPT_cCpNMvT50d_7cJ55ciKoZEY8q_YPt&index=3&t=3s Support production of… Read More »

4. PTSD: Nightmares Need to Stop! Dream Rehearsal Therapy Intervention to Stop Traumatic Nightmares

One of the symptoms of PTSD is nightmares about the event. These nightmares can make sleeping a horrible experience and make it where people DREAD going to sleep. This video goes over an evidenced based intervention to stop traumatic nightmares by rewriting them. It seems strange that we can simply re-write our dreams but turns… Read More »

3. PTSD: Exposure therapy by Writing Memory Narrative

This is a way to begin work at home on PTSD. It involves writing out your traumatic memory while relaxing your nervous system and then rereading it repeatedly while relaxing your body. The goal is to unlink our body’s arousal with the memory and stay calm while remembering. It can be helpful to record your… Read More »

Prison screws up the brain: Trauma and PTSD, an introduction

Prison messes up the mind and one of the ways is PTSD. In this video, we talk about what a trauma is. We also discuss that going through a trauma doesn’t always mean PTSD but there are certain risks factors that increase our likelihood of developing PTSD. We also discuss the symptoms of PTSD like… Read More »

Memories of a psychiatric hospital – part 1

I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). I was only diagnosed with bipolar disorder in a psychiatric hospital. The PTSD diagnosis came later, even though I was suffering from PTSD in hospital. Some of my memories of the psychiatric hospital. I can only really sum it up as feeling like… Read More »

Q245: Do Prison Guards Get PTSD?

Watch full interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ihHT3z4Ognc&list=PLPT_cCpNMvT50d_7cJ55ciKoZEY8q_YPt&index=33&t=3118s Watch more true crime podcasts: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLPT_cCpNMvT50d_7cJ55ciKoZEY8q_YPt Disturbing stories from Neil Samworth, who served as a Manchester prison guard for 11 years. Sam’s book on Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Strangeways-Prison-Officers-Neil-Samworth/dp/150988355X/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1551175333&sr=8-1 On Amazon USA: https://www.amazon.com/Strangeways-Prison-Officers-Neil-Samworth-ebook/dp/B07BDM5RR5/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1551109992&sr=8-2 It’s also available in UK book stores, and ASDA, Tesco and Sainsbury’s. Support production of the true crime podcast… Read More »