Tag Archives: Traumatic

Art as therapy: Valor Recovery Program hosts first exhibit of art by PTSD patients

The paintings, carvings, and drawings on display in Parkville, Missouri Friday night are milestones on the path of military members and first responders fighting PTSD. The Valor Program is an intense, 28-day, in-patient recovery program. To give patients a slight reprieve, artist Jill Kernodle leads art therapy sessions. She uses paintings and other artistic mediums to… Read More »

How to heal from PTSD?

Learn all about PTSD and how healing can happen. What is PTSD? 0:41 What is PTSD? 1:48 Who can be affected by PTSD? Is it only veterans? 3:08 What are the nuances and different types of PTSD? 5:00 What techniques have worked with PTSD? 6:07 What dysregulation happens with PTSD that affects our body, mind,… Read More »

Why Veterans with PTSD use Cannabis

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), most common in war veterans, involves uncontrollable anxiety and flashbacks following a traumatic experience. Studies have shown cannabinoids are effective at lessening the emotional impact of traumati and improve their sleep. PTSD is prevalent in military veterans, but can develop following any type of traumatic event, such as a mugging, kidnapping,… Read More »

PTSD TV: Episode #3 “The One Thing That Ensured My Full Recovery From PTSD”

PTSD T.V. is a place where you can get help on your healing journey from two people who have been in your shoes. We talk open and honestly about PTSD and all it entails. How it affected us as individuals and our relationship and how we were able to overcome it 100% In this episode… Read More »

PTSD & Cannabis Documentary – MILE MARKER (Full Movie)

Are veterans using pot to treat post traumatic stress disorder? It all starts with the first mile… “Mile Marker” focuses on a two-tour veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq, Korey Rowe, along with his former Rakkasan Brothers on their long road to recovery from PTSD. The Rakkasans were the invading force for both Middle Eastern Theater… Read More »