Tag Archives: Recovery

Aunt Judy Lee @ Home, Kind Of My CPTSD Overview

More and more I am coming back into my skin. How I’ve managed is remarkable, extraordinary even. All along “they” were saying I was unstable and “they” were just trying to help. “They” are F.O.S. Accepting the reality the medical and psycho analytical groups who surrounded me are emotionally void has been very stressful and… Read More »

Achilles in Vietnam

This documentary, developed as an undergraduate thesis film by Charles Berkowitz, is based on the groundbreaking book, “Achilles in Vietnam : Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character”, by Dr. Jonathan Shay. In it, Shay examines the psychological devastation of war by comparing the soldiers of Homer’s Iliad with Vietnam veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress… Read More »

Mental Health in 2 mins: PTSD

PTSD is such an overused phrase and a really underestimated condition. On this video I’m giving a 2 minute introduction on what post-traumatic stress disorder really is! Don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE to the channel to stay notified. Twitter: https://twitter.com/elcarthy Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dr.elliott.carthy/ Blog: https://mentalhealthdoc.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dr.elliott.carthy/ Music Lightness by Nomyn https://soundcloud.com/nomyn Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0… Read More »

2 Scenarios, PTSD, 45sec by Coach Niki, CNI Global

OF the following two scenarios, which person is more likely to suffer from PTSD? Scenario 1: 9/12/2001 After seeing the events from 9/11, on the news, a little girl screams as she sees a large plane flying over their house and runs to her mommy. Upon reaching her mom, she asks, crying, “Mommy, is that… Read More »

Ties That Bind… A Conversation

Rinda Smith answers viewer questions about effects of abuse and correlation of mental health disorders. Resources: Traumatic Stress: The Effects of Overwhelming Experience on Mind, Body, and Society by Bessel A. Van der Kolk, Alexander C. McFarlane, Lars Weis The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel A. Van der Kolk http://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/doi/p… http://www.vawnet.org/applied-researc… Wounds That Time… Read More »

PTSD Karaoke – Bad -Acoustic Cover

I found myself really triggered today by some troubling events. As part of my PTSD EMDR therapy, I’ve been instructed to sing by my therapist. Today, I’m singing Bad by Michael Jackson. It’s an acoustic cover made popular by Billie English. The karaoke track is by the ComboJam channel on YouTube. Source: Youtube