Tag Archives: Soldiers

Breaking the Silence – Episode 5

August 2019 update from Funker: If you would like to ask me any questions, or join our veteran community on Twitch, I stream live Mon-Fri at https://twitch.tv/Funker. You’ll find that most people in chat are veterans, and it’s a chill place to hang out for a few hours each day if you feel like connecting… Read More »

Prof. Jon Bisson – Combat Veterans and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Active military service is well recognised as a risk factor for the development of psychiatric disorders. Since its introduction as a psychiatric diagnosis in 1980, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has evoked considerable debate; its existence has been questioned and its prevalence contested. Source: Youtube

A new look on PTSD

I was working on a project dealing with PTSD and genetics for my comparative genomics class and came across an awesome song by Tom Smith titled ‘Talking Post Trauma Blues.’ Being an Iraq veteran, I added my own video and pictures to accompany the song. It’s nothing fancy, but the song really says a lot… Read More »

Drones & Riding for PTSD

Heading to the coast this weekend and hitting up a awesome ride that will help raise $$ for a farm that helps soldiers with PTSD. What a awesome cause!! Gonna take my equipment with me and record some footage and hopefully get some shots with a new drone. Stay tuned!!! Thank you for watching and… Read More »

ptsd challenge

cheers for the nomination bruther, John McCowliff Day 3 of the 22 press ups for 22 days challange for our combat veterans suffering with PTSD. My next nomination is mark, BARKING BADGER, a friend, a brother. who has took the mick outa my pressups, wey lets see yours for 22 days, 😉 22 push-ups a… Read More »

Orion One by Author E.D. Erker

https://www.amazon.com/dp/1733048707/ Jane’s life was anything but normal, beginning with her birth, when she was cut from her dead mother’s womb by a village elder, as her father assisted, at the tail end of a CIA mission in Russia during the early 1960s. On return to the States, the President ordered Jane’s father, John “Howser” Howard,… Read More »

National PTSD Syndrome

more info: http://starkravingviking.blogspot.com/2010/07/national-ptsd-syndrome.html Are US and UK citizens so overwhelmed with PTSD to see, and do, something about their government’s abuse of them? It seems since September 11 in the US and 7/7 in the UK, citizens have written the government a blank check to clamp down on average citizens who aren’t a threat. Britain… Read More »

Veteran's widow blasts MoD after his death is first to be recorded as suicide

The widow of an Army war veteran who took his life has got bitter justice after a coroner ruled this week his death was caused by post-traumatic stress disorder.  Former Lance-Corporal Dave Jukes has been offically listed as a veteran suicide – just months after the Sunday People and ex-forces charities called for a nationwide… Read More »

Talking about PTSD | Mental Health | British Army

To coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week, the National Army Museum played host to a special evening exploring mental health in the Military. A performance of the acclaimed one-man play, “Shell Shock” was followed by a panel discussion with some of the country’s leading experts on the subject. As the production continues its tour, with… Read More »

Dealing With It (Veteran Face to the Name: Geoff's PTSD 3/3)

Veteran PTSD Resources: Home https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ https://www.crisistextline.org/ thekirkabides: IG- https://www.instagram.com/thekirkabides twitter- https://twitter.com/thekirkabides snapchat- @thekirkabides Source: Youtube