Part Three Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Survival and Resources

I can’t sleep.   My heart is racing.   I can’t sit in public without my back to a wall.   Large crowds make me anxious.   I hate lines.   Loud noises can make me jump.   Trash in or on the side of the road makes me tense.   These were my PTSD […]

Part Two Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Ozzie Martinez Story

Ozzie Martinez and Service Dog

Ozzie Martinez, a marine combat veteran, struggled deeply with PTSD after two deployments to Iraq. In Ozzie’s inspirational story, he emphasizes not only the importance of a positive mindset, but how to use that mindset to pick yourself back up, even when you’ve hit rock bottom. His family fled communist Cuba before he was born, […]