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About PTSD symptoms: “You hear a boom… and even now, I count.” Veteran Jeff McDowell

Jeff McDowell US Army (1985 – 2007) “Why am I counting back home? It’s ridiculous… ” Learn more about PTSD from Jeff McDowell and other Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube

Veterans with PTSD, this is for you!!!

A solo woman traveling with my dog Chellis in a 24 Ft RV named the “Hero Mobile”. I had never owned one, driven one or lived in one and this channel was created to show my work with American heroes. I am CEO to Heroes Home Advantage and I travel the country thanking American heroes… Read More »

VA/ PBS TV Video on PTSD: “The Art of Healing” – with Bill McDonald

One of the first VA videos made on the healing process for PTSD through the arts – music, poetry, writing, dance, painting and all other forms of art. Bill McDonald came directly from his hopsital bed in California where he just had a heart procedure to insert 5 stents after suffering a heart attack just… Read More »

How adaptive climbing helps veterans fight PTSD

In 2017, the VA funded adaptive sports programs in every state. In Colorado, veterans address post-traumatic stress disorder through rock climbing. Learn more about this story at https://www.newsy.com/86167/ Find more videos like this at https://www.newsy.com Follow Newsy on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newsyvideos Follow Newsy on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/newsy Source: Youtube

Report: 78 Percent of Veterans Experience PTSD

WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, the Wounded Warrior Project releases its annual report on veterans’ mental health and suicide. The new report says mental health remains a major battle for those who served. About 78 percent of 33,000 veterans surveyed say they experience post traumatic stress disorder. The data, the VA says, can help guide its… Read More »

About PTSD and Family: “She didn’t think I’d ever get better.” Veteran Christopher Goehner

Christopher D. Goehner US Navy (2003 – 2006) “I got off the bus…it was ‘Oh crap. Something’s different.” Learn more about PTSD from Christopher Goehner and other Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube