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How to Cope With Traumatic Events When You are Already Feeling Traumatized

It is infuriating to live in the United States right now. Every time I hear about another mass shooting, the same song comes to mind: 489 more words

Mental Health

I'm Not a Joke or Excuse

My mental illness is not your cover story or your joke.

It’s that simple. I get it, people joke about things that aren’t appropriate, we all make up excuses for why we are being bitchy or missed a class and I shouldn’t take it personally. 512 more words

Pot-Users Want Judge To Declare Marijuana Safe Under U.S. Law

NEW YORK (AP) — Army veteran Jose Belen says the horrors of the Iraq War left him with post-traumatic stress disorder, and the drug that helped him cope best with the symptoms was one his Veterans Affairs doctors could not legally prescribe: marijuana. 846 more words


E-23: Interview with USAF Veteran, Dallas "GAR" Bozeman


In this episode, Jason interviews Dallas “GAR” Bozeman.

Gar was born in Northwest Alabama, but in 2002 his family moved to Katy, TX where he graduated from James E. 366 more words

The GRIZ Podcast

Fort McMurray man battling mental illness that manifests itself through seizures

For Nathan Koops, the middle of 2016 brought on more than his mind could take. His family fled for their lives during the Fort McMurray wildfire in May, only for Nathan to be called back a few days later to fight The Beast. 659 more words


One Year Post-Trauma

Someone recently said to me, “I have no idea what would be like to face the anniversary of the day I almost died.”

“It’s more than just that,” I replied. 1,106 more words


Stress-Eat-Sleep Cycle

Has the time come for you to start getting more restorative sleep at night? You are tired of feeling tired, and know you have to do something about it. 258 more words

Chronic Pain Therapy