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Morris, David J.

Summary: "In the tradition of The Emperor of All Maladies and The Noonday Demon, a moving, eye-opening exploration of PTSD. Just as polio loomed over the 1950s, and AIDS stalked the 1980s and '90s, posttraumatic stress disorder haunts us in the early years of thetwenty-first century. Over a decade into the United States' "global war on terror," PTSD afflicts as many as 30 percent of the conflict's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8521 MOR

Summary: A feature-length documentary about veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, who are paired with a service dog to help them regain their lives. Returning home for these vets is often plagued by depression and a painful disconnect from the world they once knew. The film follow these warriors after they get their dog as this deeply bonded friendship restores independence and the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD To

Montalván, Luis Carlos

Summary: "Following the success of his New York Times bestseller, Until Tuesday, Iraq War veteran Luis Carlos Montalván takes to the road with his beloved Golden Retriever service dog, Tuesday, advocating for America's wounded warriors and for each other. Luis's first book sparked a national conversation about service dogs and PTSD. In this spectacular new memoir, he and Tuesday bring their healing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MONTALVAN, LUIS CARLOS MON

Newhouse, Eric

Contents: Death makes a difference -- What are PTSD and TBI? -- A start toward reform -- Women in combat -- Unpredictable, unrelenting anger -- Home but alone -- Booze and nightmares -- Flashbacks: videos that won't stop -- America's homeless vets -- Occupation: pushing papers -- Vets in trouble -- Why are some soldiers more resilient? -- State of denial -- Disposable veterans -- VA: overload and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Issues Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.85 NEW

Summary: Five women veterans who have endured unimaginable trauma in service create a shared sisterhood to help the rising number of stranded homeless women veterans by entering into a competition that unexpectedly catalyzes moving events in their own lives to bring them full circle in a quest for healing and hope.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: We Are Hear 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC SER

Satterly, Tom

Summary: As a senior non-commissioned officer of Delta Force, the most elite and secretive special operations unit in the U.S. military, Command Sergeant Major Tom Satterly fought some of this country's most fearsome enemies. Over the course of twenty years and thousands of missions, he's fought desperately for his life, rescued hostages, killed and captured terrorist leaders, and seen his friends...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SAT

Seahorn, Janet J.

Summary: The author writes from his experience as a young army officer in Vietnam who served with the Dauntless Black Lions of the 1st Infantry Division. His spouse and co-author describes her perspective as a wife and mother who has lived the past thirty years with a veteran who suffers from the physical, and more specifically, the mental scars of combat. You will become familiar with how PTSD...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Team Pursuits 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8521 SEA

Junger, Sebastian

Summary: "Draws on history, psychology, and anthropology to discuss how the tribal connection--the instinct to belong to small groups with a clear purpose and common understanding--can satisfy the human quest for meaning and belonging,"--NoveList.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 302.3 JUN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.3 JUN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 302.3 Junger 2016

Finkel, David

Summary: "From a MacArthur Fellow and the author of The Good Soldiers, a profound look at life after war No journalist has reckoned with the psychology of war as intimately as David Finkel. In The Good Soldiers, his bestselling account from the front lines of Baghdad, Finkel shadowed the men of the 2-16 Infantry Battalion as they carried out the infamous surge, a grueling fifteen-month tour that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus & Giroux 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.86 FIN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.86 Finkel 2013

Tick, Edward.

Contents: Introduction: a call to the nation -- The war after the war -- The universal warrior -- The war after war -- War wounds us all -- Arena for the soul -- The journey through hell -- The invisible wound today -- Bringing our warriors home -- War trauma and the social contract -- The wound: a holistic understanding -- Wounding and identity -- The transformational journey -- Lessons from the chiefs...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.85 Tick 2014

Finkel, David

Summary: From a MacArthur Fellow and the author of The Good Soldiers, a profound look at life after war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 362.86 FIN

King, Brooke

Summary: "A no-holds-barred account of the reality women face in the war, War Flower pushes back against the stereotypes about women in combat."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KING, BROOKE KIN

Summary: Gandolfini talks with with ten soliders and Marines and their families about their experience during and after their service in Iraq.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 956.704 DVD Alive 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ALI

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Eager to enlist, fifteen-year-old Charley has a change of heart after experiencing both the physical horrors and mental anguish of Civil War combat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAU

Estes, Kelli

Summary: Larkin Bennett has always known her place, whether it's surrounded by her loving family in the lush greenery of the Pacific Northwest, or riding on a dusty convoy in Afghanistan. But all that changed the day tragedy struck her unit and took away everything she held dear. Soon after, Larkin discovers an unexpected treasure: the diary of Emily Wilson, a young woman who disguised herself as a man...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EST

Shay, Jonathan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8521 SHA

Summary: After serving as a combat infantryman with the 4th Division in Vietnam, forty-seven years later, Keenan returns to Vietnam on a mission. First to meet, speak and make peace with his former enemy, members of the North Vietnamese Army. Second, to return to the scene of a horrific battle, Hill 1338, near Dakto in the Central Highlands and climb it once again. Keenan will share his personal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TADL 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV RET

Robertson, Robin

Summary: A D-Day vet with post-traumatic stress disorder roams the United States and eventually finds work as a journalist during a time of social and racial divisions, spiraling corruption and the collapse of the inner cities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Summary: A film that investigates new and controversial techniques and methods for treating PTSD but more than that, it is a look into the lives of veterans in America today. It is an authentic portrayal of veterans today in America and their bitter combat to overcome drug addiction, criminal issues, and their individual struggles with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Through investigation and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MIL

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