Can Social Media Cause PTSD?
Author: Justin Mckibben In case you were still skeptical, social media has become a significant element of our society... definitely. We have evolved into a culture that circulates information and cultivates emotional and ethical responses based on the shares, likes... Learn MoreVets with PTSD Smoke Marijuana for Government Study
By Cheryl Steinberg When you think “PTSD,” you probably imagine our war veterans returning home who are dealing with debilitating mental illness – especially post-traumatic stress disorder. Although PTSD can affect anyone who has experienced or even witnessed a traumatic... Learn More5 Illegal Drugs That Will Cure You
[caption id="attachment_16071" align="aligncenter" width="319"] via WeKnowMemes.com[/caption] By Cheryl Steinberg You may or may not be aware of this but, some of the highly-illegal drugs today were once used in virtually any kind of cough drop, tincture, or formula to treat... Learn MoreDual Diagnosis Outpatient Treatment for Addiction and PTSD
If you struggle with PTSD or another psychological disorder, such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder, you may have turned to alcohol and/or other substances as a way to self-medicate. This is quite common. Especially in the case of... Learn MoreTreating Mental Health with Virtual Reality?
[caption id="attachment_15925" align="aligncenter" width="391"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Virtual reality is becoming less and less a piece of science fiction and more of... Learn MoreStudy Finds Painful Memories Last Longer, May Lead to New PTSD Treatment
[caption id="attachment_14974" align="aligncenter" width="250"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] By Cheryl Steinberg If it seems like your memories of traumatic events linger longer than say, pleasant memories,... Learn MoreStress at Home and Veteran Alcoholism
Author: Justin Mckibben The commonality of substance abuse among service veterans of the United States military is often assumed to be a byproduct of conditions such as PTSD caused during active combat, but what if the reality of veteran alcoholism... Learn More10 Best Movies/Documentaries/Shows on Netflix about Mental Illness
So far, we’ve given you some great movies, documentaries and shows to watch on Netflix that are about addiction and eating disorders. It would also be nice to know some titles that are about mental illness; so I’ve thought of... Learn MorePTSD Treatment
PTSD Treatment What is PTSD? PTSD is known as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. PTSD is a psychiatric disorder that can occur following the experience, or witnessing, of life-threatening events such as military combat, natural disasters, terrorist incidents, serious accidents, or... Learn MoreCan PTSD Be Treated During Drug Rehab?
Can PTSD Be Treated During Drug Rehab? By: Rhea Rosier, Palm Partners Recovery Center December 13th, 2011 Not all drug rehabs can treat PTSD it takes a someone who specializes in the treatment of PTSD in order to have an effective... Learn More