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THC can't help PTSD, experts say

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Gazette
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<p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'Open Sans', arial, 'Helvetica Neue', sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 27.2000007629395px;">&quot;I have seen marijuana use create so many more problems than it solves,&quot; said Brian Lanier, a licensed clinical social worker and Army reservist in Colorado Springs who has worked more than 15 years with veterans and active-duty service members. &quot;If nothing else, these people are just numbing themselves, which is definitely not appropriate treatment for PTSD.&nbsp;</span></p>

Coping with Post-Traumatic Stress and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
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<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This webinar will help caregivers to develop an understanding of post-traumatic stress, post-traumatic stress disorder and how to best support their service member with these diagnoses. Coping skills, self-care tips, the new Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-V, post-traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorder classifications, and community support resources will be discussed. </span></p>

Homecoming For Vets- Neurofeedback research and training

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Homecoming4Vets
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<p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">The EEG Institute, a world leader in Neurofeedback research and training, and Homecoming for Veterans are offering this cutting-edge treatment, at no cost, for veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) through a&nbsp;</span><a href="http://member.homecoming4veterans.org/hc4v/directory.do" style="text-decoration: none; color: rgb(51, 51, 153); font-weight: bold; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">network of clinicians across the country.</a></p>

NICE Guidelines

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Nice.org
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<p>NICE Guidelines: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (CG26): <a href="http://www.nice.org.uk/cg26">http://www.nice.org.uk/cg26</a>. &nbsp;Post-traumatic stress disorder: The management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care: <a href="http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/10966/29772/29772.pdf">http://www.nice.org.uk/nicemedia/live/10966/29772/29772.pdf</a>.</p>

Connecting Military Families to Professional Resources

Service members and their Families will benefit from the increase of accessible quality behavioral health resources, information, education,
research and services that supports their behavioral health resiliency.

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