Tag Archives: veteran

Psychiatry Must Stop Ignoring Trauma, with Dr. Bessel van der Kolk

If you’re interested in licensing this or any other Big Think clip for commercial or private use, contact our licensing partner Executive Interviews: https://www.executiveinterviews.biz/rightsholders/bigthink/ Acclaimed psychiatrist Bessel van der Kolk explores his field’s long, complex, and stubborn history with trauma. Dr. van der Kolk explains how psychiatry as a whole avoided progress, often misdiagnosing trauma… Read More »

Tech for Sleep, Insomnia, and Nightmares (Next Generation Behavioral Health Podcast)

In this episode, Dr. Christina Armstrong and Dr. Julie Kinn talk about sleep problems and DoD and VA developed resources to support evidence-based treatment for sleep problems. Email us: mrmc.dcoe.t2-contactus@mail.mil Twitter: @MilitaryHealth (https://twitter.com/militaryhealth) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/militaryhealth Defense Health Agency podcasts, mobile apps and other free resources: health.mil/podcasts Next Generation Behavioral Health is produced by the Defense… Read More »

MBF: Man's Best Friend – Trailer 1

Available on Digital 9/2/19 and DVD 9/30/19! A moving story that touches upon an array of societal issues including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder; life-changing physical wounds suffered by many of our military heroes; poverty and homelessness endured by veterans; abuse and mistreatment of animals; disrespectful, self-entitled attitudes of many of our teens; and, the arrogance… Read More »

Medicinal cannabis trial offers hope to young veteran with crippling PTSD

Medicinal cannabis trial offers ‘light at the end of the tunnel’ for young veteran with crippling PTSD  Veteran Brad Schafer has been placed on suicide watch four times since being diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in 2016.    For the 25-year-old, the fear of relapse is a lurking threat.  He has used conventional… Read More »

Defining Trauma – PTSD Minute

What is Trauma? You hear people take about PTSD so what does it mean if you are traumatized ? Does everyone get PTSD if they experience a difficult time or a traumatic event? www.drjohnaking.com get the book #dealwithit -living well with ptsd #drjohnaking #ptsd #cptsd #veteran #suicide #recovery #sexualabuse Source: Youtube

Mental health and nature

I’ve often found that the time I spend outdoors – walking in Britain’s incredible mountains, running along the Thames or even just sitting in a park – can lift my mood, even when I’m feeling crushed by depression and anxiety. I wanted to find out more about how the great outdoors helps me to cope… Read More »

Are You or Someone You Love a Veteran Suffering from Undiagnosed PTSD?

June is PTSD awareness month. Read my debut column in Masters in Health magazine… And take my free quiz to see if you or someone you love is suffering from undiagnosed PTSD. https://joom.ag/71ra/p6 Source: Youtube

PTSD: The Neural Roundabout

Many of us have been caught in the spiral of a flashback due to PTSD. Hansel Rayner, PA-C explains why this happens. For Ketamine treatment of PTSD contact Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Fertility at 801-938-9627. Hansel Rayner is a physician assistant with over 25 years clinical experience. He is an Endocrine PA specializing in endocrinology with… Read More »

Treatment for War Heroes Debilitating PTSD?

Army Staff Sergeant Jared Stacey and Marine Corp Sergeant Nathaniel Bitsui and their military families join The Doctors to share about transitioning back into civilian life and the struggle with PTSD. Subscribe to The Doctors: http://bit.ly/SubscribeTheDrs Like us on Facebook: http://bit.ly/FacebookTheDoctors Follow us on Twitter: http://bit.ly/TheDrsTwitter Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/InstagramTheDoctorsTV Follow us on Pinterest:… Read More »

Jimmy's Ride for Boots | Woof for Warriors, Inc. | Logan Rando Productions

United States veteran, Jimmy Thomas, discusses his inspiration for biking over 3000 miles to raise awareness and funds for Woofs for Warriors, Inc. Woofs for Warriors, Inc. is a nonprofit organization based in Glens Falls, NY that places rescue dogs with veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). To make a financial contribution to… Read More »