PTSD

9.16.19

The Hidden Psychological Crisis That Hurricanes Leave in Their Wake

Some local Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas are hoping to address the PTSD that results from our increasingly frequent weather disasters.

7.11.19

The Rise of a Mysteriously Effective Therapy for Trauma

An increasingly popular treatment called EMDR is bizarre to say the least. But mainstream psychologists are embracing it.

5.10.19

Do Trigger Warnings Actually Work?

Researchers are divided over whether warnings about sensitive content help or harm people who have experienced trauma.

12.17.18

Doctors and Emergency Workers Tell Us About the Toll of Treating Gunshot Victims

After the NRA told doctors to stay in their lane on gun control, many spoke out about the visceral results of gun violence.

11.6.18

This Is the Emotional and Financial Cost of Sexual Assault

I sometimes find myself very depressed over the question “who would I be had I not been raped?”

10.18.18

Here Comes the Legal Case for Medicinal Psychedelics

BC therapist Bruce Tobin is striving to give end-of-life cancer patients magic mushrooms in a clinical setting.

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7.3.18

The Ex-Commando Who Reenacts His War on a Paintball Field

“If it’s no use worrying, what’s the point of crying?”

5.9.18

House lawmakers advance bill to study marijuana as treatment option for veterans

American veterans are one step closer towards access to marijuana as a remedy for post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic pain

5.3.18

Meet the Paramedics in Helicopters Saving BC’s Resource Workers

Remote northern worksites will get more than the basic first aid starting in June 2018.

4.26.18

'Rick and Morty' Incest Porn Is Tearing the Show's Fans Apart

RickMorty shippers are testing the boundaries of the First Amendment.

3.29.18

No-Go Zone: Life as a Freelance War Photographer

Australia's Luke Cody explains how he manages fear and stays alive.

2.13.18

Iraq War Veterans are Using Pro Wrestling to Cope With PTSD

In the short documentary 'Valhalla Club,' three vets talk about how pro wrestling did for them what the VA and federal government couldn't: helped them cope with PTSD.

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