PTSD

Deployment

KWTX 10: Helping Fort Hood families with the deployment cycle

June 21, 2016
 

Almost every month our men and women in the military are deploying to different areas in the world to protect our freedom. Even though we applaud our men and women in uniform, we should also recognize their families at home.

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Katy Dondanville

Presidential Award winner: Katy Dondanville, Psy.D., ABPP

June 1, 2016
 

Katy Dondanville, Psy.D., ABPP, received the Clinical Excellence Award.

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Alan Peterson, Ph.D.

New York Times: Those with multiple tours of war struggle at home

May 31, 2016
 

The number of veterans with multiple tours of combat duty is the largest in modern American history. New evidence suggests that these veterans are not like most others when it comes to adjusting to civilian life.

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HealthDay News: Pet Pooch May Help Ease PTSD in Veterans

May 27, 2016
 

Dogs may be more than best friends for military veterans struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a small study suggests. Read the full story at HealthDay News

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U.S. News & World Report: Predeployment riskiest time for military suicide attempts

May 26, 2016
 

Suicide attempts in the military aren’t necessarily combat-driven. At the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. Army soldiers most likely to try to kill themselves were never deployed, new research shows.

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Runner’s World: Running Back From Hell

May 25, 2016
 

PTSD is shattering the lives of thousands of American soldiers. But some experts believe running can counter the disorder’s debilitating symptoms and help restore the joy that war erased. Read the full story at Runner’s World

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