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Operation Song is helping local Veterans in Murfreesboro in a non traditional way
Operation Song is helping local Veterans in Murfreesboro in a non traditional way

Operation Song in Murfreesboro is a non-profit group that pairs professional songwriters with Veterans and their families to help them tell their stories through song. To date, Operation Song has produced more than 600 songs with Veterans of WWII to those currently serving...

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Soldier Displays Quilt In Smyrna On July 6 (10AM-4PM)
Soldier Displays Quilt In Smyrna On July 6 (10AM-4PM)

Andrew Lee, the retired soldier who proposes quilting as a way to reduce PTSD will be at Stitcher's Playhouse, 540 Rock Springs Road in Smyrna, TN, on from 10:00AM-4:00PM on Saturday, July 6 2019.

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Veteran Says
Veteran Says "Quilting" Helps Reduce PTSD Issues

One Tennessee soldier is helping fellow warriors with PTSD through quilting. His "Raising The Flag Over Iwo Jima" quilt will be on display in Smyrna throughout July. Andrew Lee is helping other veterans.

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Project Healing Waters to hold Motorcycle Run to help local Veterans
Project Healing Waters to hold Motorcycle Run to help local Veterans

The program focuses on U.S. Veterans struggling with disabilities.

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Volunteer to help local Veterans
Volunteer to help local Veterans

Being outside, in nature is something that helps U.S. Veterans who have returned with PTSD. A program called Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing works with Veterans in our community.

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Veteran with PTSD Allegedly Kills Family Dog in Murfreesboro
Veteran with PTSD Allegedly Kills Family Dog in Murfreesboro

A United States Marine Corps Veteran with diagnosed PTSD allegedly called his wife at work and told her that if she did not come home, he would kill the family dog.

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PTSD: Advancements in Treatment Offer Hope
PTSD: Advancements in Treatment Offer Hope

While it's normal to experience stress after a traumatic event, you should seek the help of a professional if it lasts longer than three months, disrupts your home or work life or you find yourself reliving the event frequently and experiencing flashbacks.

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What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder? A Better Understanding...
What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder? A Better Understanding...

"Someone experiencing PTSD will typically mentally and emotionally relive the event," said Dr. Burley. "In some cases they will go out of their way to make constant efforts to avoid reminders of the event, and develop signs of overwhelming sensitivity to changes in the local environment."

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Help and awareness for Post Traumatic Stress in Tennessee
Help and awareness for Post Traumatic Stress in Tennessee

"Many Tennesseans have had their safe, routine lives changed by traumatic events such as ice storms, floods, tornadoes, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and other events," said E. Douglas Varney, Commissioner for the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.

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Many residents in Murfreesboro and surrounding areas like Nashville still call Tennessee home after Hurricane Katrina
Many residents in Murfreesboro and surrounding areas like Nashville still call Tennessee home after Hurricane Katrina

Anxiety is a huge obstacle to overcome in life and is often triggered by major events like the death of a loved on. She also stated that her childhood...

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