Tag Archives: Soldiers

Veteran Suicides, PTSD, and Election 08': DOES AMERICA CARE?

PLEASE SPREAD THIS MESSAGE Please Rate, comment, favorite, and SHARE. PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) and government inaction should matter, to you! ADDRESS THIS ISSUE IN THE CNN*YOUTUBE DEBATES: http://www.youtube.com/debates THIS IS FOR THE SOLDIERS. ORG http://thisisforthesoldiers.org/ Iraq and Afganistan Veterans of America http://www.iava.org/ CBS Story on the Veteran Suicide Epidemic: Part 1 Part 2 NPR… Read More »

Emory Doctors Study Post Traumatic Stress at Ft. Benning

The Maneuver Center of Excellence partnered with clinicians from The Emory Healthcare Veterans Program to help them better understand the stressors that cause Post Traumatic Stress to develop in Soldiers. Retired Lieutenant General William B. Garrett, an Executive Advisor to the program, led the charge in bringing the medical professionals to Fort Benning to train… Read More »

My Brother Took His Own Life: A Soldier Fighting PTSD

17% of former frontline soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan are suffering from probable PTSD. Through personal videos, voice notes, interviews and letters, this film reveals Kevin Williams’ private battle mental health. You can watch the full documentary PTSD: The War In My Head on the BBC Three iPlayer page here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p077ysvd If you or someone… Read More »

Army vet with PTSD after Afghanistan stored his urine and tried suicide 5 times

Army veteran Jason Wheeler suffered so badly from depression after his last tour of Afghanistan that he had a noose in his house ready to take his own life. He was so low that he didn’t care about himself or how he lived – even hoarding bin liners full or rubbish and bottles of his… Read More »

Royal Uk – Voice of the People: Let the Ministry of Defence act as caring as charities do

It is fantastic that a charity has sent up drones to rescue PTSD-stricken veterans missing from their homes.  And it is brilliant to see TV star Duncan Bannatyne generously providing free gym memberships for recovering soldiers.   We, like Prince Harry , salute their remarkable work. But such selfless actions only serve to underline one… Read More »

Royal Az – Voice of the People: Let the Ministry of Defence act as caring as charities do

If you’re new, Subscribe! → https://bit.ly/2zGrBPo Royal Az – Voice of the People: Let the Ministry of Defence act as caring as charities do ======================================   It is fantastic that a charity has sent up drones to rescue PTSD-stricken veterans missing from their homes.  And it is brilliant to see TV star Duncan Bannatyne generously… Read More »

Royal Uk – Prince Harry backs PTSD lifeline that has already saved 11 heroic veterans

Two ex-soldiers who set up a support group for ­distressed veterans on the brink of ­suicide have saved ELEVEN lives in only nine months.   The remarkable success of the All Call Signs initiative has deeply ­impressed Prince Harry , who has given it his enthusiastic backing.  All Call Signs was launched after the suicide… Read More »

Healing PTSD with iRest Yoga Nidra: A dialogue with Richard Miller

About 220 million people will experience a traumatic event and 20% of them will subsequently develop symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Rates of PTSD are even higher among US combat veterans. This dialogue on Embodied Contemplative Interventions features clinical psychologist and researcher Richard Miller, the Founder and Executive Director of the Integrative Restoration Institute. The episode… Read More »

PTSD in the Family: Interview with Alison Glenn

PTSD in the Family: Interview with Alison Glenn ACI CEO Dr. Ann Clark interviews ACI CORE Wellness Director Alison Glenn about growing up with a brother who suffered from PTSD. After three tours in Iraq, Alison noticed that her brother was beginning to show signs of PTSD. Living with him on a daily basis, she… Read More »

Soldiers suffering from PTSD reveal how charity helped them get back to work – News 247

The number of war veterans ­needing job support after being ­diagnosed with PTSD has doubled in four years, according to a charity.  Since 2010, The Poppy Factory has helped more than 1,100 ex-Forces men and women with mental and physical health problems find work that suits them.  Four out of five veterans who approach the… Read More »

ON STOPPING SOLDIER SUICIDE

22 soldiers kill themselves every day. Yes, it’s about PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) but there’s more to it. We can make crucial changes based on the information in this video to help stop the suicide of 22 soldiers every day. Tip video or support my channel https://www.patreon.com/toddreinhardt CHAPTER ONE OF MY BOOK HERE https://youtu.be/kvyMWStDDIs… Read More »

Catherine G Lucas | Using mindfulness to cure PTSD

Catherine G Lucas talks us through how she uses mindfulness and ‘kindfulness’ to lessen feelings of post-traumatic stress is soldiers. How can we be compassionate to other peoples suffering if we can’t be compassionate to our own? Find out more from Catherine here: http://www.catherine-g-lucas.com/ Learn more about The Isbourne here: Website: www.isbourne.org Facebook: www.facebook.com/isbourne Instagram:… Read More »