Substance Abuse Resources for Veterans They volunteered their time and service to our country. They sacrificed their comfort and peace of mind. “They” are the veterans of the United States military. Many men and women retire from the military with memories they wish they didn’t have. For many of them, these plaguing thoughts have the …
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As troops return to the Middle East, the true cost of our decade at war is just beginning to be felt at home. Kumi Taguchi goes inside the PTSD healing process. Credits ABC (Australian Broadcasting Network) Journalist, researcher: Kumi Taguchi Photographer, producer: Tim Leslie Photographer: Karen Brookes Designer, photo post-production: Ben Spraggon Developer: Colin Gourlay Editors: Cristen …
Years of war in Afghanistan and Iraq have brought post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD ) among military personnel to the attention of the American people as never before. But PTSD is also found among survivors of natural disasters, victims of crime, and many others who have experienced traumatic events.
My journey through PTSD: Just finished talking with my publishing coach and I am happy to announce that I have FINISHED my book – the manuscript is sitting at 30,000 words, translating to approx 150 PAGES – plus another 6,000 extra material provided by my gorgeous wife Nanc, which instead of being the introduction will …