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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

“13 Things Mentally Strong Women Don’t Do” – Book Review & Summary PTSD TV: Episode #5

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 »

Veterans: How to Heal From PTSD Using the Emotion Code

Coding Alternative, a Bioenergetic Practice with two Emotion and Body Code Practitioners, are finding a way to give back to the military. One of the ways we go about lowering depression, anxiety, and PTSD is through a method designed by Dr. Bradley Nelson called “Clearing your heart Wall”. The procedure takes about 3 hours which… Read More »

Combat Veteran: The Media Has It Wrong. We Are Not Defined By Suicides and PTSD

“We call it like suicide porn. If you see veterans in the news, nine times out of ten it is something about PTSD or suicide and we are more than that.” Derek Weida served in the Army’s elite 82nd Airborne Division on three tours of duty. Being a soldier was his life. Until a firefight… Read More »

Steven & Colt – PTSD Assistance Dog Partnership

Please meet our recently graduated #PTSD Assistance Dog Teams… Steven, an emergency services veteran and Colt who originally was a Dogs Trust rescue! Make the difference to veterans of the Armed Forces and Emergency Services who battle daily with PTSD and rescue dogs who become invaluable Assistance Dogs: https://www.justgiving.com/servicedogs-uk A big thank you Steven for… Read More »

Fight Oar Die – Raising Awareness for PTSD in Veterans

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PTSD symptoms emerged decades after military service

Vietnam Veterans like Don were sometimes disrespected after returning home. For years, feelings of guilt and traumatic experiences took their toll even though he didn’t recognize it. Then 9/11 triggered something in Don and he started having nightmares and angry outbursts. He drank a lot to try to cope. Hear his reaction to learning he… Read More »

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 »

“7 Things That Will Make PTSD Recovery Impossible” PTSD TV: Episode #4

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 »

Fighting PTSD with Yoga: An Inspiring Story of Melanie Ross

Ross found her passion for yoga after serving in the Navy. She suffers from PTSD and has found that yoga has helped her tremendously. She was certified to become a yoga instructor less than a year ago. “I am a Navy veteran,” said Ross. “I served in the first Gulf War. I spent just short… Read More »

How to begin to heal from military veteran ptsd distrust in Denver

303.819.0097 What is it like to experience PTSD distrust? How can we begin to heal from this? Do you find it difficult to trust others, even your loved ones? When somebody you know promises to do something for you, do you find yourself doubting that they will follow through? Do you think your life would… Read More »

PTSD at Sea

Tyson Murray left the battlefield behind; but the flashbacks, anxiety and insomnia remain. Determined to change, he takes on a rehabilitation programme for soldiers living with PTSD. It’s a gruelling kayak adventure from Sydney to Brisbane and a personal journey to confront his fears. Follow Us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/attitudetv Follow Us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/attitude_tv See… 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 »