Tag Archives: war

3 Veterans talking about PTSD 2 of 3

Three generations of war veterans talk about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. This segment discusses what friends and family can do to intervene to assist a veteran with PTSD. This is information that veterans and the friends or family members of veterans need to know. Please read The Endless Journey Home available at www.VeteransFamiliesUnited.org Source: Youtube

PTSD – Interview with Tim Carter (part 5 of 5, made with Spreaker)

Source: Post traumatic stress disorder is normally associated with those who have been in combat. PTSD symptoms can appear in those who have been through any traumatic experience such as natural disasters, rape, combat, abuse and other factors. Tim Carter experienced the loss of a mother when he was 15, the loss of a 15… Read More »

“Wartorn 1861-2010” New Doc Chronicles Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 2 of 2

A new documentary, “Wartorn 1861-2010,” airing on HBO on Veterans Day, chronicles the lingering effects of war on military veterans throughout American history, from the Civil War through today’s conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Democracy Now! speaks with the filmmakers, Jon Alpert and Matt O’Neill, and with the parents of two soldiers who committed suicide… Read More »

Sarina Groswald: What is PTSD and is Transcendental Meditation an Effective Treatment?

http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/ The David Lynch Foundation held a press conference in December of 2010 to announce the launch of Operation Warrior Wellness, which offers Transcendental Meditation to veterans suffering with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In this video, George Washington University trained researcher Dr Sarina Grosswald discusses how PTSD initially comes about in a person and… Read More »

‘Into Exile – A Veteran’s Tale’ (PTSD and stress related ill health)

A ‘Fritz Streets Films’ adaptation of a short film about PTSD and stress related mental ill health. You will hear from real life Falklands War veteran, Simon Weston CBE and mental health specialist, Dr Neil Kitchener. Then watch the story of ‘Bulldog’ … a Falklands veteran who is finding it so difficult to put his… Read More »

PTSD – Understanding PTSD

What exactly is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder? Thousands of courageous men and women risk their lives in combat or in other dangerous professions. But few of us understand the private inner battle they bring home. Join our roundtable discussion with two veterans as we begin to talk about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and its real-life effects on… Read More »

PTSD – Never Forget But No Need To Constantly Remember

To see this program visit http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000FZEMWC 722. This is a part of a one-hour documentary I made to help professionals in high stress situations deal with burnout and PTSD. The doctor is brilliant and I hope that his comment helps those in need. #ptsd #ptsdhelp #stress #burnout Source: Youtube

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

Part 6/6 – “Photographing Civilians.” 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: A Photographer’s Chronicle of… Read More »

WTF Iraq – War photographer Ashley Gilbertson – Part 4/6

Part 4/6 – “The Marines Next to Me.” 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: A… Read More »