Tag Archives: veterans

"You Light It, We Write It" PSA & Impact of Illegal Fireworks on Seniors, Veterans & PTSD Sufferers

The sudden and unexpected noise from illegal fireworks poses a serious nuisance to seniors, veterans and people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Clark County is working with several agency partners to crack down on the use of illegal fireworks in the Las Vegas Valley over the Fourth of July as part of an inter-agency campaign… Read More »

Day 1013 of 6901 for Suicide Awareness (Nice and Wet)

Day 1013/6901. Push ups for Veterans suffering from PTSD, 22 of whom commit suicide daily. I am a serving member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and am pledging to do a set of push-ups to my maximum each day until the end of my contract in 2035. Please like and share to spread awareness.… Read More »

DiagnosedNLiving: Living With PTSD (Episode 1)

DiagnosedNLiving: Living With PTSD is a podcast that chronicles the life and experiences of a 27 yr old Afghanistan War veteran who (for the last 5 years) have been diagnosed with PTSD. After serving nearly ten years in the U.S. Army, I will discuss the many challenges and experiences I have had during my service.… Read More »

War, depression, suicide: American veterans are finding help | AFP

The Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project provides help to US veterans who suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury. The nonprofit, which was created in 2012, recently held a “Wellness Day” that included yoga, meditation and other activities. Abonnez-vous à la chaîne de l’AFP, et pensez à activer les notifications http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCckz6n8QccTd6K_xdwKqa0A/?sub_confirmation=1… Read More »

Chuck Rotenberry – Coming Home with PTSD

Chuck Rotenberry’s scars are invisible to the average person, but they are very real to Chuck and his family. Like millions of veterans, Chuck suffers with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Chuck’s story is one of many you’ll see in the coming months as WHRO and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting explore “Veterans Coming Home.” This project… Read More »

Little Wins: Focusing on Small Improvements and Long Term Thinking | PTSD TV Monday Motivation

Welcome back to today’s PTSD TV Monday Motivation episode! Today Brad and I talk about little wins and long term thinking. Recovering from PTSD is not going to happen overnight, it takes consistent effort over long periods of time. Most people with PTSD have the wrong mindset. They expect and hope to make short term… Read More »

Rick's Run 5K

Learn More: https://www.ricksrun5kmaine.com/ Veterans Count: https://vetscount.org/maine/ Rick’s Run 5K was created in memory of Richard A. Roy. Rick was a Vietnam Veteran who served his country proudly, yet suffered from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). He lived with this burden daily throughout his life until he passed unexpectedly after complications from surgery in 2013. All who… Read More »

About PTSD Treatment: "Don't hesitate. Believe me." Veteran Richard Adams

Richard Adams, US Navy, (1971 — 1972) “I never thought I could feel this good. It’s true.” Learn more about PTSD and PTSD treatment from Richard Adams and other Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube