Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder, “PTSD,” is a malady commonly associated with war veterans. But children living in Philadelphia’s most violent neighborhoods are showing signs of it, too.
Prolonged exposure therapy has patients discuss traumatic memories and face stressful situations.
10-14% of children who experience a road accident or burn injury have PTSD 6 months later.
Ironic, isn’t it, that famous recluse JD Salinger would have such an invasion-of-privacy documentary devoted to him?
“There’s an increasing need to harness resources for returning veterans,” says Todd Bernstein, president of Global Citizen 365.
Survivors of the battlefield aren’t the only ones at risk for post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder suffered by returning war veterans is a growing issue facing both vets and the social service agencies that treat them.
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder is the hell of war that follows you home and a former Navy doctor’s book looks at the ailment, from the inside.
A former marine who used the cover of the closing of the Willow Grove Naval Air Station for the theft of military equipment was sentenced in federal court for the crime on Thursday.
Attorney Stewart Eisenberg says the 61-year-old Vietnam veteran, who suffered from PTSD”, called police in November 2010 to report a stolen bicycle.
This is an adaptation of the 2008 novel of the same name, a comfort-food romantic drama that may be formulaic but that delivers dependably for its target audience.
First Lady Michelle Obama, Dr. Jill Biden Announce ‘Joining Forces’ Initiative At University Of Pennsylvania
First Lady Michelle Obama visited Penn, today, to announce a new initiative in the nation’s nursing schools. The program is aimed at helping veterans and their families.
With the war in Iraq now over, thousands of troops are leaving the battlefield and heading home where families across the country are getting the emotional homecomings they have been waiting for.
The visit was part of the “Phillies Holiday Week of Giving.”
It’s been eight years since Jennifer Crane came home from serving in Afghanistan and everyday is still a struggle.