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It took a decade, but finally some pain relief with Functional Neurological Disorder | Life 2.0 | Eve Reiland

Originally posted on The Ghost Beneath Me:
Yesterday at 4:51 AM?·? This past round of PTSD illnesss and flashbacks took some time. Took weeks and weeks I think. It’s hard for me to say … I just know it’s been a long while now since I’ve felt relief from it. I believe it was in…

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Love Me Now | Life 2.0 | Eve Reiland

Originally posted on The Ghost Beneath Me:
Love me now You’re all I needYou’re my everything Today and forever moreSo love me now The dark days are near But not yet here. Love me now before I fall too deep Get so far away, so lost I can’t hear your heart beat Love me now…

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Parents of Autistics are self-diagnosing PTSD & sharing memes about it. | Eve Reiland

Parents of Autistics are self-diagnosing PTSD now and sharing memes about it. I find it highly convenient these parents tossing the martyr meme to induce pity for themselves … share all the trauma of what their children do to them for the views, for the emo treats, and for some there’s big $$$ in it […]

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5 Ways You Can Support Veterans’ Mental Health | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

Due to the challenging lifestyle inherent to military life, veterans often experience mental health challenges such as PTSD, traumatic brain injury or depression. Here are a few ways you can help give back to them for their service. Source: 5 Ways You Can Support Veterans’ Mental Health | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

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Her Son Survived Two Tours In War Zones But Attempted ‘Suicide By Cop’ After Being Rebuffed By Veterans Administration – Pete Earley

Dear Pete, I want to tell you about my son and how the Veterans Administration failed to treat him, contributed to him having a mental breakdown, and then refused to help him. As you know, as many as twenty veterans a day choose to end their own lives. In our son’s case, we believe theClick […]

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No ABA Mandate for SLP Autism Board Certification! | Take Action! Petition

SLP Neurodiversity Collective started this petition to American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)  A recent announcement made by ASHA, (American Speech & Hearing Association) states that Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) will soon be able to obtain Board Certified Specialist in Autism Spectrum Disorders (BCS-ASD) if we “have completed training related to the implementation and supervision of evidence-based intervention programs in a variety of […]

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How a first responder says MDMA helped him get past PTSD | abc10.com

A retired first responder at a mass shooting 20 years ago says the psychedelic drug MDMA “cured” his PTSD. Source: How a first responder says MDMA helped him get past PTSD | abc10.com