Tag Archives: veterans

#SE1E12 SERVICE CONNECTION

Today we’re talking about SERVICE CONNECTION. When we talk about service-connecting a medical condition, disease, injury or illness to military service, we are talking about proving the relationship between the two. 1) Direct Service Connection 2) Service Connection by Aggravation 3) Presumptive Service Connection 4) Secondary Service Connection 5) Service Connection due to Injury Caused… Read More »

#SE2E2+ Cannabis Use and PTSD among Veterans

Cannabis use for medical conditions is an issue of growing concern. Some Veterans use marijuana to relieve symptoms of PTSD and several states specifically approve the use of medical marijuana for PTSD. However, controlled studies have not been conducted to evaluate the safety or effectiveness of medical marijuana for PTSD. Thus, there is no evidence… Read More »

PTSD in the Family: Interview with Alison Glenn

PTSD in the Family: Interview with Alison Glenn ACI CEO Dr. Ann Clark interviews ACI CORE Wellness Director Alison Glenn about growing up with a brother who suffered from PTSD. After three tours in Iraq, Alison noticed that her brother was beginning to show signs of PTSD. Living with him on a daily basis, she… Read More »

Veterans with PTSD and TBI

In this powerful show, learn about Veterans returning with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and/or traumatic brain injury (TBI). How is it diagnosed? What help is available for them? Learn about local organizations supporting our Veterans. More on www.MIHealthyMind.com Source: Youtube

How To Learn To Trust, Push Through Fear, and Believe Not Everyone Is Bad | PTSD Q&A: PTSD TV

Today Brad and I answer BIG questions…how to trust AND move through fear. Here’s the question we were asked… “I find it hard to trust new people or just people in general, like my boyfriend, because of past hurts. I know PTSD is typically because of past experience traumas, but I wanted to know how… Read More »

Lighten Up And Laugh A Little | PTSD And Relationships: PTSD TV

Welcome back to this week’s episode on PTSD And Relationships! Today Brad and I talk about how to laugh and lighten up, and why it’s so important as you progress through your PTSD journey. The therapeutic benefits of humor have been understood for centuries… Finding things to laugh at while going through the horrible things… Read More »

How to Set Boundaries and Speak Up | PTSD Recovery Workshop: PTSD TV

Welcome to this weeks PTSD Recovery Workshop where Brad and I talk about how to set boundaries and speak up. Do you do what YOU want? Or is your life at the mercy of others? In today’s episode we teach you steps you need to take so you can set healthy boundaries. Creating boundaries around… Read More »