Posts Tagged ‘Joshua Kors’

6 more things to do for veterans

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Joshua Kors wrote extensively about the disgraceful treatment suffered by Iraq and Afghanistan war vets at the hands of malicious Army psychologists. Many, if not most, with PTSD were denied the diagnosis and discharged without access to ongoing healthcare that a correct diagnosis would have allowed. Now on Veterans Day, Kors tell us Six Ways to Honor Our Veterans. It’s the best list I’ve seen to date.


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PTSD Diagnosis “Changes” for American Vets

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Military vets are exposed to trauma. No secret there. However, the rates of American vets suffering PTSD is skyrocketing because of repeated 1-yr. tours in war zones. Effective July 12, 2010, the VA has a new regulation (subject to termination after the Obama administration leaves office). Described as “relaxed rules,” the vet’s symptoms (irritability, flashbacks, deep depression, and other emotional or behavior problems) will be used by the military clinicians to diagnosis PTSD. The change drops the requirement that events that caused the symptoms be documented.



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U.S. Army – Dishonorable Employer

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Army court martials soldier with PTSD

From the WBI 2000 survey of hostile workplaces (online, non-scientific) 30% of women targets of bullying reported symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD); 21% of men targets. Psychological injuries are common in bullying cases.



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