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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 »

Sebastian Junger: Why veterans miss war

Civilians don’t miss war. But soldiers often do. Journalist Sebastian Junger shares his experience embedded with American soldiers at Restrepo, an outpost in Afghanistan’s Korengal Valley that saw heavy combat. Giving a look at the “altered state of mind” that comes with war, he shows how combat gives soldiers an intense experience of connection. In… Read More »

Divided Brain Clinic: Trauma and Resilience

In this session, Dr Iain McGilchrist investigates trauma and resilience. He outlines the origins of the diagnosis of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and discusses important findings from the report from which PTSD was based. Dr McGilchrist examines the Trauma Model, exploring its applications and limitations. He illuminates the notion that we are not merely the… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 1/6

Part 1/6 – “From Refugee Photographer to War Photographer.” Ashley Gilbertson photographs the war in Iraq for the New York Times. He talks about the invasion of Iraq, the battle for Falluja, the Marines he worked with, post-traumatic stress disorder, Iraqi civilians, and the future of photojournalism. His work is available in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot:… Read More »

Overcome Memories of Abuse & Trauma – (9 Hour) Sleep Subliminal Session – By Thomas Hall

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Overcome Memories of Abuse & Trauma – (10 Hour) Rain Sound – Sleep Subliminal – By Thomas Hall

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Relief From PTSD – Classical Music Subliminal Session – By Thomas Hall

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Why Drone Operators, Non-Combat Soldiers, and Peace Corps Volunteers Get PTSD | Sebastian Junger

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/contact-us/americas/ Sebastian Junger investigates PTSD in US troops and finds war may not be the root cause, but rather the painful transition from platoon communalism to the fractured individualism and social divides… Read More »