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Syria's Grinding War Takes Toll On Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: Syria, war, Syrian chlldren, trauma, PTSD, horrors, 2 million children displaced, workshop for conflict zones, Alexandra Chen )

- 1550 days ago -
Trauma experts "need to know enough to understand exactly what's going on in the brain of the children they are working with," Chen says of her trainees. Her course stresses the science of severe trauma, which can be toxic for the brain.
Health & Wellness  (tags: PTSD, support )

- 1648 days ago -
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychiatric disorder that can occur after any type of traumatic event and can persist for a lifetime if not treated. Stand with organizations like Hidden Wounds and give the support they need.
PTSD: Know the Symptoms and When to Get Help
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, PTSD, suffering, depression, tramatic, safety, treatment, prevention, protection, risks )

- 1969 days ago -
The brain is by far the most complex thing that we know of in the universe. And yet, for all its complexity, sometimes the brain responds to events in ways that are so remarkably predictable that we can use these responses to help people who are suffering
10 Common Misconceptions About PTSD
Health & Wellness  (tags: Misconceptions, PTSD, soldiers, war, mental disorders )

- 2509 days ago -
Commonly associated with soldiers who've experienced unthinkable tragedies while at war, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) can disrupt the lives of various people from various backgrounds.
The Top 50 Bloggers Shedding Light on PTSD
Health & Wellness  (tags: PTSD, Stress, Disorder, Anxiety, Mental Health, Psychology, Blogs )

- 2621 days ago -
Posttraumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is a severe anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to any event that results in psychological trauma. Some of the more common forms of PTSD can be found in victims of sexual abuse, the military,and anyone.
How New Age "Tapping" Is Turning Psychology On Its Head
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, Energy Psychology, Tapping, PTSD, phobias )

- 2624 days ago -
"I can't fully express how surprised I am to find myself standing here telling you that the key to successful treatment, even with extremely tough cases, can be a mechanical, superficial, ridiculously speedy physical technique that doesn't require..."
40 Excellent Blogs for PTSD Support
Health & Wellness  (tags: PTSD, Therapy, Trauma, Health, Medical )

- 2660 days ago -
Use these resources as a stepping stone towards stability and peace, though please understand that none of the advice provided here takes the place of professional therapy.
Vets for Common Sense and Religious Freedom Org Slam Christian Proselytizing in U.S. Military, Going to God Won't Make It for PT
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, american veterans, Body-Mind-Spirit, drugs, environment, ethics, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, proselytizing, PTSD, religion, research, risks, science, society, treatment )

- 2718 days ago -
Attempts to reverse the Dr. Sally Satel-Dallas Theological Seminary School of Treatment for PTSD--stressing belief in a Christian God over disability benefits and professional medical care--have met resistance from the institutionalized practice of-> READ
War Vets, Shelter Dogs Heal Together in Program
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vets, dogs, shelter, heal, PTSD, war, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 2947 days ago -
Dave Sharpe was troubled by thoughts he could not share after he returned from a tour in Iraq.
America's Medicated Army
Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S. Military, depression, anxiety, PTSD, medication )

- 3512 days ago -
...The doctor sent him back to war armed with the antidepressant Zoloft and the antianxiety drug clonazepam. "It's not easy for soldiers to admit the problems that they're having over there for a variety of reasons," LeJeune says. "If they do admit it,
BBC NEWS | Health | Delusions 'Haunt' Sick Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, illness, investigation, ptsd, drugs )

- 3546 days ago -
One in three children admitted to intensive care will suffer powerful and frightening hallucinations which stay with them, say UK researchers. A study of 100 children found those who had hallucinations were more likely to show signs of post-trauma
Anxiety, Stress, Fear, Anger; Psychology of   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: stress, management, relief, anxiey, fear, anger, disorder, mental, health, reduction, ptsd, trauma, psychology, nutrition, about )

- 3561 days ago -
Stress is an emotional reaction of anger or anxiety. The effects of stress on your physical health, mental health and emotional health.
Past Child Abuse Plus Variations in Gene Result in Potent PTSD Risk for Adults
Health & Wellness  (tags: child abuse, PTSD, child sexual abuse, genes, childhood trauma )

- 3589 days ago -
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a debilitating stress-related psychiatric disorder, affects at least 7 to 8 percent in the U.S. Certain gene variations raise the risk considerably if the childhood trauma involved physical or sexual abuse,
Gene Plays Role in Risk for Trauma Stress Disorder
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, PTSD, stress, research, study )

- 3591 days ago -
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A gene that helps regulate the body's response to stress can make certain people more apt to develop post-traumatic stress disorder than others exposed to similar trauma, researchers said on Tuesday. PTSD is an anxiety disorder that
Stress-Related Gene May Help Explain Who Suffers From Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, genes, PTSD, stress, illness, disease )

- 3592 days ago -
CHICAGO - Groundbreaking research suggests genes help explain why some people can recover from a traumatic event while others suffer post-traumatic stress disorder.

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