PTSD: A Soldier's Perspective

Blog URL:http://www.ptsdasoldiersperspective.com/
Blog Tags:PTSD, trauma, dissociation, combat, veteran, soldier, multiple deployments, treatment, research
Country:United States
State/Province:Kentucky
Location:Louisville

Combat PTSD Vet, blogger, advocate and social work student with a unique perspective in all aforementioned.



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Robert Lanza, the author of Biocentrism, is a heralded biologist, and a leading quantum theorist. He posits that we live inside a galactic entity, that all matter contains some amount of consciousness. He also states that when we die our conscio...

Let me break it down, if you are here to learn or share. If you are here for nefarious reasons, I reserve the right to make fun of you. To educate the masses, of course.All of the arguments against transgender people serving have already been answere...

Fear and Loathing in Iraq...see if I can rememberhold on..Act One:We gotta addressthe silence,taking us out.It’s an honorto mediatethe psychologyof death.To witnessanatrocityis alife sentenceofsuicidal thinking.To atone,live,dieor share.Act Two:Boo...

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forward. ~ Søren KierkegaardIf suggesting that letting go was actually the best and easiest option, then the world be a different place and I would of “fixed” myself long ago. Might as...

This post is inspired by reading Patience Mason's PTSD Blog about her new book idea. She asks, "Reality is that most people who come back from war, or survive another trauma, are not fine, so if that might fit you, here are some questions to thi...

By 2014, waves of soldiers surged in the tides of our modern wars, with 2.7 million veterans lost in the detritus of conflict, as compared to Vietnam's 2.6 million. Both populations amplifying the undercurrents of the veteran suicide tsunami, inundat...

Mental Wound

on Jan 2, 2016

By Anonymous - Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), is a debilitating and life changing mental wound commonly associated with veterans experiencing trauma during wartime.  Studies by the VA revealed  PTSD is not limited to combat, it also...