Successful PTSD treatments at Fort Hood

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One of the hurdles they face is a lack of belief that PTSD is curable. Many veterans simply don't believe this is possible. Yet there are many studies showing the value of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) approaches such as those used at Reset. The program offers warriors therapies such as massage, acupuncture, and Reiki. To help treat PTSD symptoms such as nightmares and flashbacks, Reset uses EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) and EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques). It tracks its results with the help of a grant from the nonprofit Samueli Foundation, and finds that the average reduction in PTSD symptoms is 28 percent. [Excerpt]

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English

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Dawson Church

Original Work Citation

Church, D. (2016, January 16). Successful PTSD treatments at Fort Hood. Huffington Post. Retrieved from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dawson-church/successful-ptsd-treatments-at-fort-hood_b_8990864.html

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“Successful PTSD treatments at Fort Hood,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed October 26, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/23590.

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