Tag Archives: WW1

Shell Shock Mystery World War 1

Shell shock is a term coined in World War 1 by British psychologist Charles Samuel Myers to describe the type of post traumatic stress disorder many soldiers were afflicted with during the war. It is a reaction to the intensity of the bombardment and fighting that produced a helplessness appearing variously as panic and being… Read More »

What are the symptoms of PTSD?

In this video Dr. Ahi Wheeler looks at the symptoms of PTSD. Vivid nightmares, flashbacks, anxiety, rage, depression are all signs a person might be experiencing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Therapy can help. http://www.harleytherapy.co.uk share this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-913TdeOC0 For further information or to book an appointment with Harley Therapy, please visit http://www.harleytherapy.co.uk or call… Read More »

What is PTSD? (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

In this video Dr Ahi Wheeler describes Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Dr Wheeler discusses how the condition was first attributed to soldiers returning from World War 1 and has come to be recognised in those who’ve experienced trauma in not only conflict zones but many other life threatening situations. http://www.harleytherapy.co.uk share this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwmagFvjV7M For… Read More »

The wife of a Royal Marine reveals how PTSD changed her husband's life

Pete is a proud Royal Marine but three tours of Afghanistan took their toll on this respected soldier. Following a breakdown on Remembrance Day, 2016 and subsequent diagnosis of Complex PTSD, he is now trying to rebuild his life. Thanks to the support of his family, therapists and military charities, Pete is beginning to come… Read More »

Hannah Campbell – The Island and my PTSD

Brave Corporal Hannah Campbell appeared on The Island with Bear Grylls, but was forced to leave after a terrifying PTSD attack. Here she recounts her story. Many veterans like Hannah still suffer from their experiences, long after leaving the battlefield. The Veterans’ Foundation provides them the support they need, funded by The Veterans’ Lottery. Play… Read More »

What is PTSD? Hannah Campbell explains why it can be so devastating

One in 25 of our brave veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan war is likely to develop PTSD. Here we speak to Corporal Hannah Campbell, an Iraq veteran who lost one of her legs during service. She lives with PTSD and, as she describes in this short film, it can strike at any time. Play… Read More »

Suffering with PTSD

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – PTSD – changes lives and it takes lives. Royal Marine Jon White, a triple amputee, explains why so many ex-servicemen and women need help in dealing with life after service. Play today to help: https://www.veteransfoundation.org.uk/ Source: Youtube

How do PTSD symptoms develop from trauma?

In this video Dr. Ahi Wheeler examines how the emotional recall caused from life threatening trauma can develop into symptoms of PTSD. http://www.harleytherapy.co.uk share this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lvm6WrUpS4c For further information or to book an appointment with Harley Therapy, please visit http://www.harleytherapy.co.uk or call 0845 474 1724 Source: Youtube

The Effects of Shell Shock: WWI Nueroses | War Archives

Seale Hayne Military Hospital in Devon takes in World War 1 soldiers suffering from shell shock and helps them recover through various methods. Traumatised soldiers symptoms included staggering, shuffling, twitching, dancing, and shaking. After treatment the men’s symptoms are alleviated. For Archive Licensing Enquiries Visit: https://goo.gl/W4hZBv Explore Our Online Channel For FULL Documentaries, Fascinating Interviews… Read More »