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What Is Complex PTSD? There Isn’t Nearly Enough Awareness Around This Illness

Trauma is a complicated experience, and what happens after a traumatic experience even more so. Two people's reaction to trauma may be completely …

Mental Health

Liverpool soldier killed himself weeks after suicide of friend with PTSD

A brave Liverpool soldier killed himself weeks after his friend who he served alongside committed suicide following a battle with PTSD.<p>Rifleman John …

Rewriting mental health approach: Va. military org shares success with civilians

WASHINGTON — For the last five years, Ken Falke has helped thousands of combat veterans overcome the stress, anxiety and trauma of war at his 37-acre …

Doing battle: How the military is helping tackle mental health problems

Strangely, it wasn’t the obvious trauma that most affected me.The horrors of war - luck separating the unscathed and the maimed, dead friends, …

Trauma of wounded ex-marine: ‘I reached the point where I put my head through the noose'

A FORMER Royal Marine wounded in Afghanistan says veterans are committing suicide because they are too proud to ask for help.

'It’s Uniform, Not A Suit Of Armour': NHS Heroes On Why Emergency Services Need Mental Health Support Too

Firefighters, paramedics, police - they're always there to help us. But who is there to help them?<p>Three years ago, emergency medical technician Dan …

My son was a 'victim of war', Terry Butcher says as inquest hears of soldier's struggle with PTSD and drugs

Former England captain Terry Butcher has said his son was a "victim of war" after an inquest heard he struggled with drugs following a tour of Afghanistan.<p>Butcher, 59, accused the Army of failing his former soldier son who died after battling post traumatic stress disorder.<p>An inquest heard how his …

NHS England to transform mental health care for military veterans across the country

Hundreds of military veterans are set to benefit from a nationwide scheme to tackle the most complex mental health needs of ex-armed forces …

You're not in the Forces Now PART 1.mp4

King's College London - Wounded, Injured or Sick Service Personnel

Wounded, Injured or Sick Service Personnel<p><b>Principal Investigator:</b> Professor Nicola T Fear<p><b>Co-Investigators:</b> Dr Sian Oram<p>Lieutenant Colonel Norman Jones<p>…

NHS saved by £1million donation from Help For Heroes to treat mentally troubled troops

STRUGGLING NHS chiefs have been forced to rely on massive charity bailouts to cut a NINE month wait to treat traumatised troops, The Sun can …

Disruption of daily rhythms linked to mental health problems

People who experience disrupted 24-hour cycles of rest and activity are more likely to have mood disorders, lower levels of happiness and greater feelings of loneliness, research suggests.<p>While the study does not reveal whether disruptions to circadian rhythms are a cause of mental health problems, …

Mental Health

Body clock disruptions linked to mood disorders

"People who experience disrupted 24-hour cycles of rest and activity are more likely to have mood disorders, lower levels of happiness and greater …

How the U.S. Army Redesigned Its Mental Health System

Leaders in today’s complex health care systems need better processes and systems for aligning day-to-day, clinical-care activities with the strategic goals of their organizations. The U.S. Army has accrued valuable experience in this area over the last decade through the design and implementation …

Digital Health

King's College London - What's On

What's On<p><b>Veterans' Mental Health 2018- From Enlistment to Retirement</b><p>The King's Centre for Military Health Research is pleased to announce the …

Dealing with PTSD and military mental illness

Our volunteers are experienced at dealing with the practical challenges that can come with mental health issues. We can’t diagnose your problem or …

Mental health: awareness is great, but action is essential | Dean Burnett

It’s mental health awareness week, 2018. And that’s good. It’s important to be aware of something that affects literally everyone, and that a quarter of the population regularly struggle with. It’s weird that anyone <i>wouldn’t</i> be when you put it in those terms, but that does seem to the case.<p>Perhaps …

Mental Health

New Military Mental Health Helpline Launched

"Mental illnesses caused by life on the battlefield can have a devastating impact on our brave heroes and their families.<p>"It is our moral and …

Armed forces and mental health

Most British military personnel do not experience mental health problems while they are in service, or afterwards in civilian life.<p>However they face …

Changing The Conversation On Military Mental Health

Changing The Conversation On Military Mental Health<p><b>Prince Harry attended the Veterans’ Mental Health Conference at King’s College as part of Heads</b> …

Anticipatory Design: Dangers and Allures - Design Theory and Website/App Promotion Blog - Design Theory and Website/App Promotion

This post originally appeared on CWR, written by Kyle Sanders, republished with permission.<p>Anticipatory design is a term coined by the CEO of the <i>Huge</i> …

UX Design

Capturing Compelling Compositions

Every great photograph consists of three key elements. First and foremost composition, then lighting and, of course, the moment. Look at any great …

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Take your portfolio to new heights.<p>Say hello to Format, the website platform designed to help you showcase your work and uncover new opportunities.<p>No …

Unheeded cybersecurity threat leaves nuclear power stations open to attack

There has been a rising number of security breaches at nuclear power plants over the past few years, according to a new Chatham House report which …

Cybersecurity

You'll be able to watch Hulu in virtual reality by next month, report says

Hulu intends to make its virtual reality app available next month.<p>The plan is for the app's launch to coincide with the launch of Samsung's Gear VR …

Comment on A Maker’s Guide to the Metaverse by Virtual Reality: Top News and Articles | Giant Leap

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The Future of Virtual Reality Is Inside Your Smartphone

The first time I ever believed virtual reality might really be the future was at CES 2013, in a parking lot outside of the Las Vegas Convention …

Virtual Reality

Digital Transformation of Business and Society

At a recent KPMG Robotic Innovations event, Futurist and friend Gerd Leonhard delivered a keynote titled “The Digital Transformation of Business and …

How Virtual Reality Will Take Over Your Virtual Life

Gamers and early adopters are going to put virtual reality on shelves, but social uses of VR will bring it into all our lives.<p>Even though no one actually has one of the shiny new VR headsets in their hands (or on their heads), the roadmap to the platform’s success is becoming clearer. For gamers, …

Virtual Reality