The Impact of PTSD on a Soldier

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, commonly referred to as PTSD, is a mental health problem that can be developed after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening or traumatic event. This type of disorder can provide long-lasting consequences and can oftentimes...

Being Mindful on the Fourth of July

As of June 20, summer around the country is in full bloom. With the warm summer weather comes barbecues, hikes and, of course, Fourth of July fireworks to celebrate our independence as a country. However, the same loud screams and pops of fireworks that often send...

PTSD and the War at Home

This is the story of Staff Sgt. Billy Caviness, a four-tour Army veteran who suffers from severe PTSD. This story was shot over the course of 2012, chronicling SSG Caviness’ struggles and triumphs at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. This story is especially relevant...

Why we need to help our Veterans

The lack of support and difficulties for Veteran support has exponentially grown throughout the years. From delayed care to chronic veteran homelessness, we as United States citizens need to find a way to both advocate and change the Veteran Affairs issues and void...