PTSD: What to Do When Your Spouse has PTSD

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Post traumatic stress disorder or PTSD is a difficult and often dangerous mental condition for patients and those around them, the immediate family, the children and especially the spouse. PTSD happens when someone comes back from a truly horrible, violent or near-death experience. Something in the brain snaps; gets rewired and the person with PTSD has no choice but to …

The CARVER System For Goals – Part 2

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Since my latest blog post about military time management, a lot of people have sent emails asking for a longer description of the military’s CARVER system.  So I decided to elaborate. As stated in my previous post, the military’s system of time management is broken up into the CARVER system. Criticality –the importance of a task. Accessibility –is it easy …

Brian Tracy Interview- Intensity, Purpose and Communication: Part 3/3

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Brian Tracy is one of America’s leading authorities on the development of human potential and personal effectiveness. A dynamic and inspiring speaker, he addresses thousands of people each year on the subjects of personal and professional development, including the executives and staff of such firms as IBM, Arthur Andersen, McDonnell Douglas, and The Million Dollar Round Table. Prior to founding …

Brian Tracy Interview – Become a Better Communicator, Use Military Strategies for Success and Become a Better Leader: Part 2/3

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Brian Tracy is one of America’s leading authorities on the development of human potential and personal effectiveness. A dynamic and inspiring speaker, he addresses thousands of people each year on the subjects of personal and professional development, including the executives and staff of such firms as IBM, Arthur Andersen, McDonnell Douglas, and The Million Dollar Round Table. Prior to founding …

New Poll: The Majority of American’s Want U.S. Troops Out Of Afghanistan

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So, Defense Secretary Robert Gates just announced that troops will be in Afghanistan until 2014.  He announced this on the same day that a Rasmussen poll came out and said that the majority of American’s wanted a withdrawal from Afghanistan within a year (31% wanted an immediate withdrawal). Here’s what I don’t think people understand about the military.  Even after …

Military Blogging

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View My Milblogging.com Profile     Michael Anthony is an Iraq War Veteran and is the Author of: Mass Casualties: A Young Medic’s True Story of Death, Destruction, and Dishonor in Iraq.

Brian Tracy Interview- How Veterans Can be More Successful and How to Deal with PTSD: Part 1/3

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Brian Tracy is one of America’s leading authorities on the development of human potential and personal effectiveness. A dynamic and inspiring speaker, he addresses thousands of people each year on the subjects of personal and professional development, including the executives and staff of such firms as IBM, Arthur Andersen, McDonnell Douglas, and The Million Dollar Round Table. Prior to founding …

How Yoga Can Help Soldiers with PTSD: Part 3/3

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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a serious condition that affects individuals who have experienced some sort of serious trauma. It can develop soon after the individual has experienced it or months after the fact. Many individuals will notice that their symptoms subside after about three months. However, not everyone will. Those who do not experience any relief after this …

Spring Break: Going Raw Vegan For the Week

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It’s Spring Break this week at my school and since I’m too broke and don’t have enough time to do anything to celebrate spring break, I’ve decided to go raw vegan for the week.  I’ve tried going vegan before, but never as a raw vegan. I’m working on a new book though, and hopefully the healthy eating will give me …

Veteran Photography Project

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Since I’ve redesigned the site, I wanted to post up some of the important blog posts from the old site. The first one that comes to mind is a photography project that a friend is working on. His name is Jeffrey Sisto and he was a photographer in the Marines.  He’s now out of the Marines and is a full …