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Book | Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders

Get your free audio book: it takes my worries awayit helps me unwind when Im tense Those with an anxiety disorder are at two to five times greater risk of having an alcohol or drug use disorder than those without an anxiety disorder. And although anxiety disorders are among the most common co-occurring conditions affecting… Read More »

Book | Restoring the Brain: Neurofeedback as an Integrative Approach to Health

Get your free audio book: Restoring the Brain: Neurofeedback as an Integrative Approach describes the history and process by which neurofeedback has become an effective tool for treating many mental and behavioral health conditions. It explains how new brain research and improvements in imaging technology allow for a new conceptualization of the brain. It also… Read More »

Book | War Trauma and its Aftermath: An International Perspective on the Balkan and Gulf Wars

Get your free audio book: War trauma has long been associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd), a term coined in 1980 to explain the post-war impact of Vietnam veterans. The Gulf and Balkan wars added new dimensions to the traditional Ptsd definition, due largely to the changing dynamics of these wars. With these wars came… Read More »

Book | Once a Warrioralways a Warrior: Navigating the Transition from Combat to Homeincluding

Get your free audio book: The essential handbook for anyone who has ever returned from a war zone, and their spouse, partner, or family members. Being back home can be as difficult, if not more so, than the time spent serving in a combat zone. It’s with this truth that Colonel Charles W. Hoge, Md,… Read More »

Book | Tears of a Warrior: A Family’s Story of Combat and Living with Ptsd

Get your free audio book: Returning war veterans may face a multitude of physical and mental challenges. Veterans’ families are often unprepared to deal with a family member who may experience pain, nightmares, feelings of detachment, irritability, trouble concentrating, and sleeplessness. These are some of the symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (ptsd). Experts estimate… Read More »

Book | Caring for Veterans With Deploymentrelated Stress Disorders: Iraq, Afghanistan, and Beyond

Get your free audio book: According to recent studies, at least one-fourth of military personnel returning from duty in Afghanistan and Iraq have received a diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder (ptsd); approximately 1015% of these veterans will experience significant symptoms. Whether the causes stem from a more complex environment in these post9/11 war zones, or… Read More »

Book | Stress in Health and Disease, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America,

Get your free audio book: Stress in the Dsm is referred to only in the sense of post traumatic stress disorder (ptsd). However, some research studies estimate up to two thirds of illnesses seen by general practitioners are stress relatedgi problems, sleep disturbance, mental concentration, headaches, fatigue, shortness of breath, high blood pressure, dermatitis, illnesses… Read More »

Book | Stress and Trauma

Get your free audio book: Stress and Trauma provides a well-written, accessible overview of traumatic stress studies. It reviews the full range of clinical disorders that may result from extreme stress, with particular emphasis on the most common disorder post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd).the book reviews research on the prevalence of trauma and the prevalence of… Read More »

Book | Understanding Combat Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Get your free audio book: This introduction to the invisible wound of war, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, explains the historical development of Ptsd, its myriad symptoms and the most effective psychological and medical treatments. Combining the basic tenets of cognitive psychotherapy and his own military experience, the author explores such topics as Ptsd’s effects on… Read More »

Book | Real Love and Postchildhood Stress Disorder Treating Your Unrecognized Posttraumatic

Get your free audio book: Real Love and Pcsd (post-childhood Stress Disorder)treating Your Unrecognized Ptsd (post-traumatic Stress Disorder)have you ever wondered whyyou have difficulty maintaining close, intimate, fulfilling relationships?you easily get angry at other people and blame them for how you feel?you tend to over-react to inconveniences and injustices?you often feel alone?you tend to avoid… Read More »

Book | Pastoral Care for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Healing the Shattered Soul

Get your free audio book: Provide effective care for the members of your congregation suffering with Ptsd!this vital book is an overview of the nature of post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd). It examines the causes, manifestations, and problems of Ptsd as they relate to a person socially, spiritually, emotionally, physically, and psychologically. Stressing hope, healing, and… Read More »

Book | First Stage Trauma Treatment: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals Working with Women

Get your free audio book: While post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd) has been recognized for some time, only recently have therapists begun to recognize and address complex post-traumatic stress responses in female clients who have a history of early or chronic abuse.most mental health service providers recognize the challenges in offering help when a clients problems… Read More »

Book | My Private War: Liberated Body, Captive Mind: A World War Ii Pow’s Journey

Get your free audio book: The vivid and emotional story of one soldier’s heroic struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder.1944: Norm Bussel, an introspective and happy-go-lucky teen from Memphis, finds himself bailing out of a burning B-17 bomber just months after his 19th birthday. Touching-down in a field outside Berlin, Norm was immediately seized by local… Read More »