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Boston marathon survivor now paramedic amid virus

(15 Apr 2020) A Boston Marathon bombing survivor is urging people stressed over being stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic to pay close attention to their mental health. Bobby O’Donnell was running seven years ago when bombs planted near the finish line of the Boston Marathon killed three spectators and wounded 260 others. O’Donnell… Read More »

Does drone warfare reduce harm? Maybe not. | Abigail Blanco | Big Think

New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink/youtube Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- There has been a huge increase in drone usage since the war on terror. Proponents of drone warfare claim it reduces civilian casualties and collateral damage, that it’s cheaper than conventional warfare tactics, and that it’s safer for U.S. military personnel. The… Read More »

Military Soldiers Travel Across Dangerous War Zone | Road Warriors The Extra Mile S1 EP4 | Wonder

In this final episode of Road Warriors, The Extra Mile, we join the team as they finish off their final rounds on the front line before returning home. Subscribe to WONDER to watch more documentaries: https://www.youtube.com/WonderDocs Road Warriors follows the lives of the men and women serving on the front line. This incredible insight gives… Read More »

PTSD | Spoken Word by Lucky Garcia

WARNING: This video contains disturbing content and may be upsetting to some people. Lucky Garcia felt like she never fit in. The war veteran-turned-poet has endured many difficulties in life, but today her writing has become more than a passion – it’s therapy. Writing about war – and her life during and after – helps… Read More »

Life Beyond PTSD: How Nia Gave Me My Body Back | Heather Leah Huddleston | TEDxWilmington

Heather Leah Huddleston suffered from painfully paralysing PTSD — her body was either so tense that it shook, or so out of her control that she embodied self-harm. She did everything she could think of to get through it — studied world religions, engaged in talk therapy, and sought the outlet of challenging her body,… Read More »

Dr. Jordan Peterson: You Can Have PTSD From Relationships

Thank You For Watching Subscribe for more clips from Dr. Jordan Peterson lectures, interviews, and Q&As For more info about MG check out my website: https://www.wordreal.com/youtube-channel-mg-jordan-peterson-curated-content/ Here is some info on Jordan Peterson along with links where you can find his work, services, books, and social media: Dr. Jordan Peterson is the author of the… Read More »

Treating PTSD: The Movie Theater Technique | Bruce Teall | TEDxFlourCity

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder affects many individuals including 10% of our veterans – even as far back as the Vietnam War. Bruce Teal describe a new treatment that has a significantly higher success rate in an average of just three therapy sessions Bruce Teall, LCSW-R is a licensed clinical social worker in private practice. He has… Read More »

The Power of Resilience: Sam Goldstein, Ph.D. at TEDxRockCreekPark

Fostering strength, hope and optimism in our children. If Beaver, of the 1950’s television sitcom Leave it to Beaver, were a student today, he might not be doing so well. The increased stress, pressure and demands on the children of today has caused an alarming increase in childhood depression, health disorders and school problems. However,… Read More »

US army veteran's story: 'I killed four people in one hour in Iraq'

Staff Sgt Isaac ‘Bone’ Lebonte served with 101st Airborne Division, Chaos Company in Iraq, filmed in 2008 by award-winning photographer Sean Smith. Subscribe to The Guardian ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian Eight years on and now back in the United States, Lebonte tells Smith about his first firefight; the deaths of close friends; and his difficulties adjusting to… Read More »

Does Cannabis Or CBD Help PTSD? – Veterans' testimonials

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD is a serious affliction of many people, especially military personnel and soldiers. We compiled a variety of cannabis and CBD for PTSD testimonial videos by military servicemen. Watch these videos where they describe their post-traumatic stress disorder and how it has been affected by marijuana and CBD. If you enjoyed… Read More »

Could a drug prevent depression? | Rebecca Brachman | TEDxNewYork

Vaccines are known for preventing viral diseases. But what if they could prevent mental illnesses? Neuroscientist Rebecca Brachman explores the potential of a drug that could stop depression and PTSD before they happen. Rebecca Brachman is a neuroscientist and writer. After completing her PhD at Columbia University, she now works on the first drug that… Read More »

Vancouver man to cycle through U.S. with his dog to raise awareness for PTSD

Vancouver cyclist Brian Nadon is planning to bike across the U.S. to raise awareness for PTSD survivors, and he’ll be bringing his best friend along for the ride. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: https://www.youtube.com/ctvnews Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: http://www.ctvnews.ca/ For a full video offering visit the CTV… Read More »