2 Times Twitter Reminded Me Why I Fight

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How I ended up in tears on Twitter twice.

PTSD is About Progress Not Perfection

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I went AWOL again. This isn’t the story I wanted to write…

His Dogs Saved His Life. Can Yours Do The Same For You?

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Shawn Henfling looks back at the effect his dogs have had on his own mental health.

PTSD, Yoga and Me

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When your dealing with PTSD, take what works and run with it.

Haunted By What-Ifs

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Danica Barnett can’t stop reliving a terrifying night.

Trigger Warning: Real Life

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When traumatic news events trigger past trauma for the PTSD survivor.

Welcome Back to Post Traumatic Disordered Stress

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Fighting for control of the flashbacks.

Men and the Stigma of Mental Illness

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Men are subjected to a culture where the standards of masculinity are literally making them sick.

A Dad’s Wish: Child, May You Never Be Sad

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A child asks dad about death. In answering, he discovers a deep and profound wish.

Dear Dad: Won’t Happen Overnight

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This Mother of 3 is haunted by the trauma of her deliveries. She needs her husband to be more open about it, but it will take time.

Wake up Call: The First Five Minutes of the Asian Tsunami

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On the 26th December 2004, Sam DeSilva was caught in the Asian Tsunami on Koh Phi Phi island, Thailand.

Breaking The Silence

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Talking is part of the healing process.

Beautiful, Broken Men

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Elly Taylor takes us inside the ravaged world of PTSD.

‘American Sniper’ : All-American Denial

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“American Sniper” makes not talking about war heroic, while war’s causes, use and impact are exactly what should guide our national conversation.

100 Words on Love: Return to Vietnam

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He was shot 7 times by Americans. No one had apologized for what they had done.

A Plan For Surviving the Holiday Blues if You’re Flying Solo

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“Happy, happy, merry, merry” doesn’t always come easy when you’re alone for the holidays. But you can escape the Blues if you plan ahead.