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PTSD- Suicide topic recap

May 28, 2016

I’m quite baffled by PTSD sufferers.  Firstly I know that there are many who visit both this Facebook page and also our site at militaryptsdforum.com.  There are many who complain about their symptoms on this Facebook page, complain about the VA and how the VA hasn’t cured them.  they complained  about...

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PTSD Suicide Post

May 26, 2016

Message Body: *Please don’t use my name, if you post please do so anonymously – thank you. I understand the logic behind the thoughts and ideas of suicide.  People will grieve my passing whether it’s today or tomorrow so that issue, for me, is mute. I have excellent MH providers...

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PTSD Suicide Submission

May 26, 2016

Message Body: I saw that the message for today is about suicide. I went through the suicidal depressions that most of us do. For reasons i didnt understand at the time when these occurred i sought help and visited a locked ward several times. The way i convinced myself not...

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PTSD – Suicide

May 26, 2016

I spoke yesterday of my interest in dealing with the topic of suicide in today’s blog.  Some of the things I will cover today have also been covered in our book “PTSD- How I crawled out of the darkness and back into the light and how you can too” which...

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PTSD Suicide

May 25, 2016

As I’ve already indicated I am #1 going to be in a PSA soon created by Three Wise Men Foundation, some of which has to do with suicide but also that I #2 have agreed to single out different PTSD  topics to be discussed.  This time I want as many people to participate as...

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PTSD -Story submission

May 23, 2016

Message Body: I received some inside information from an active duty friend that does medical boards. The military has been denying active duty members from being diagnosed with PTSD. Over 500 cases only 1 was approved. Now they are attempting to clean the books of the veterans that have been...

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PTSD- “What a Scam”

May 23, 2016

I received a post from someone last night.  In the post, this accused me of using our site to commit some kind of scam on the PTSD population.  I usually try and ignore negative posts but this one was made as an accusation which I fear could affect other PTSD sufferers, who...

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PTSD- Sebastian Junger

May 22, 2016

I was reading the paper this morning and came upon a book review that hit me like a ton of bricks.   The book is called “Tribe. On Homecoming and Belonging” by Sebastian Junger, who has written several books about the war.  There is a very nice review written by Jennifer...

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PTSD and Celebrity

May 21, 2016

I have done some research and digging around the internet to see if I could find some famous people who have indicated that they suffer from PTSD.  Since I know none of these people personally I can only say that these have been reported from another sources so you can...

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PTSD- Our book

May 19, 2016

I’ve received a few requests from potential book buyers who are a bit unsure whether they want to spend the money on a book about PTSD.  I wanted to assure everyone that this is not a dark book where I complain about my own personal battle with my own PTSD.  Their next...

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