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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

Summary: A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggles to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA THA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD THA

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Percy, Jennifer.

Summary: A report on the long-lasting effects of war on individual and national psyches shares the experiences of veterans working through post-traumatic stress disorder at a Christian rehabilitation camp.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 616.85 PER

Percy, Jennifer

Summary: A report on the long-lasting effects of war on individual and national psyches shares the experiences of veterans working through post-traumatic stress disorder at a Christian rehabilitation camp.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Today, more military members are lost to suicide than on the battlefield. After serving their country overseas, many veterans in their darkest moments turn to the unique services of the Veterans Crisis Line to help with traumas like post-traumatic stress, depression, homelessness and drug dependence. The 40-minute documentary is an intimate look at the vital work of several responders who...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: From his embed with US Marines Echo Company in Afghanistan, photojournalist and filmmaker Danfung Dennis reveals the devastating impact a Taliban machine-gun bullet has on the life of 25-year-old Sergeant Nathan Harris. The film seamlessly transitions from stunning war reportage to an intimate portrait of one man's personal struggle at home in North Carolina, where Harris confronts the physical...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Docurama Films 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wood, David Bowne

Summary: Most Americans are now familiar with PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) and its prevalence among troops. In this groundbreaking new book, David Wood examines the far more pervasive yet less understood experience of those we send to war: moral injury, the violation of our fundamental values of right and wrong that so often occurs in the impossible moral dilemmas of modern conflict. It is a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 172 WOO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8 WOO

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lawhorne, Cheryl

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 355.345 LAW

Swofford, Anthony.

Summary: Describes how the author found redemption from a life of drugs, alcohol, fast cars, and women by taking a series of RV trips with his ailing, Vietnam veteran father and a chance encounter with his future wife.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SWOFFORD, ANTHONY SWO

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

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

Chesney, Will

Summary: "The powerful true story of a SEAL Team Six member and military dog handler, and the dog that saved his life. Two dozen Navy SEALs descended on Osama bin Laden's compound in May 2011. After the mission, only one name was made public: Cairo, a Belgian Malinois and military working dog. This is Cairo's story, and that of his handler, Will Chesney, a member of SEAL Team Six whose life would be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHESNEY, WILL CHE

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

Eason, Lynette

Summary: Honorably discharged from the Army after an explosion nearly killed her, former military psychiatrist Brooke Adams has set up shop to help others, but her days of helping military personnel are over. Former Army Special Ops Sergeant First Class Asher James could handle anything that war sent his way-- terrorists, bombs, bullets. The only thing that scares him now is sleep. As the shadows close...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EAS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Eason 2019

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

Slone, Laurie B.

Summary: A resource for service members, their spouses, families, and communities offers a guide to the most common after-effects of war and includes strategies for reintegration into everyday life, discussion of common myths, and an exploration of mental health concerns.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Lifelong 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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