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Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury in the News
Local group takes musical approach to help vets struggling with PTSD, 47 ABC — 1/19/2017
Frets4Vet, a non-profit organization in Delaware, takes a musical approach to helping veterans cope with PTSD, depression, and injuries.
Face of Defense: Colleagues Help Marine Battle Post-Traumatic Stress, Depression, U.S Department of Defense — 1/19/2017
Marine Corps Master Sgt. Clifford Farmer battles post-traumatic stress disorder and depression, urges leaders across the Marine Corps to show understanding and compassion for Marines who may be suffering.
Veteran's fundraiser a success despite snowy weather, Wareham Week — 1/18/2017
Morgan Wahlstrom raised $7,000 for veterans suffering from PTSD, supporting 22Kill, a campaign meant to bring awareness to the proliferation of PTSD and suicidal thoughts amongst military veterans.
Help Heal Veterans Partners with NASCAR Driver Jennifer Jo Cobb to Raise Awareness about Craft Therapy for Vets with PTSD., PR Newswire — 1/18/2017
Help Heal Veterans (Heal Vets), the nation's largest provider of free therapeutic arts-and-craft kits to U.S. veterans and active-duty military personnel, is partnering with Jennifer Jo Cobb, the only female NASCAR driver and team owner.
Off Beat: Dogs aid veterans with PTSD, Leader-Telegram — 1/17/2017
Lucas Solie, who spent 17 years serving in the U.S. Army — 12 of those years on active duty — is finding an unexpected friendship is helping him deal with the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Local Vets Raising Money to Support Others Suffering from PTSD, ABC 6 News — 1/17/2017
Mark Maloney along with Marine Corps veteran Bill Farnsworth are part of a local organization called American Legion Post 92 Riders, they are holding a breakfast at the American Legion in Rochester with all proceeds going towards PTSD resources.
Learning to snowboard or ski helps veterans heal emotionally, physically , KSL — 1/13/2017
U.S. Military Veterans improve their skills on skis and snowboards, part of the emotional and physical healing that comes with this kind of activity for the veterans.
Warrior Care Network Helps Veterans Cope, PR Newswire — 1/13/2017
Warrior Care Network provides world-class mental health care for warriors and their caregivers – creating new opportunities for veterans to live their lives to the fullest.
New UCLA programs at the VA aim to help homeless veterans, their families and more, UCLA Newsroom — 1/12/2017
UCLA commits to the US. Department of Veterans Affairs for new programs and supportive services, the resources will bring faculty expertise to bear on problems facing veterans.
Veterans find flexibility in recovery from trauma, Arvada Press — 1/12/2017
Mindful Yoga Therapy programs are clinically proven and designed to help veterans manage symptoms of PTSD.
Rescued horses at local sanctuary help veterans heal, Times-Herald Record — 1/11/2017
The horses at the Squirrelwood Equine Sanctuary are helping veterans struggling with mental health issues have hope for the future.
Strategic Retreat: 'Post-traumatic growth' helps war vets find their futures, Herald-Tribune — 1/11/2017
Boulder Crest Retreat has hosted more than 112 veterans for free, week-long programs, encouraging personal growth and reducing PTSD symptoms.
Veterans with PTSD find relief swimming with whale sharks at the Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta Magazine — 1/10/2017
More than 600 service members are expected to swim with the sharks and their aquatic companions this year to help cope with PTSD.
Navy Veteran Finds Healing in Mindful Yoga Therapy, Military.com — 1/10/2017
Navy Veteran, Anthony Scaletta completed certification in Mindful Yoga Therapy, an arm of the Give Back Yoga Foundation, that brings the tools of yoga to veterans, and specifically yoga for PTSD.
Wounded Warriors Find Therapy With Florida Keys Dolphins, CBS Miami — 1/9/2017
Interacting with bottlenose dolphins in the Florida Keys provided physical and emotional therapy Sunday to more than 30 wounded U.S. military veterans.