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Radio Interview: A Struggle with PTSD

Today I heard a wonderful interview on NPR’s Fresh Air giving insight to PTSD and current treatments. They interview David Morris about his book “The Evil Hours” and experiences it is based on. He was a journalist embedded with troops in Iraq, and almost died when his Humvee ran over a roadside bomb. His book … Continue reading

Veterans Insight

At the veteran’s conference I attended last month someone mentioned that the Wounded Warriors Project has a lot of demographic data on their website. I finally looked it up, and this is a WONDERFUL report from their 2012 survey that I wanted to share. Those of you involved in veterans programs, it gives you fantastic … Continue reading

Veterans: “Recon: Unbridled” Documentary and Article

“A Pentagon Channel documentary sheds light on how military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder are finding help through the power of horse therapy. “Recon: Unbridled” highlights “Horses for Veterans,” at Flag is Up Farms in California, an intensive three-day program designed to help veterans of all ages who have PTSD, free of charge. “I think … Continue reading