The Connection Between PTSD and Suicide <br />Alex A.<br />5-3-10<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://w...
178,483<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/rjwrobo/3108079807/<br />
46%admitted their suicidal thoughts <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/jfreund1...
“I cannot run away from this sick reality, there is no place for me to hide.”<br />This image is used under a CC license f...
Veterans from the Middle East<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/kansai/33229404...
+<br />+<br />PTSD<br />Mental Disorder<br />Mental Disorder <br />
A Shocking Discovery <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/caveman_92223/334774500...
Compensated<br />Connected<br />Counseled <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/oo...
Future?<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/otterlove/421566393/<br />
cognitive processing therapy<br />prolonged exposure therapy<br />medication designed for PTSD  <br />This image is used u...
no life <br />experience<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/angeloangelo/5143097...
trained professionals <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/gadgetdude/804190044/<...
This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/zenimagery/3737945424/  and http://www.flickr.com/...
This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/mythoto/3943777830/<br />
This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/treasureice/3838700933/<br />
 Soldier’s Cross<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/nukeit1/408339332/<br />
regaining freedom<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/rosh/246187583/<br />
Works Cited <br />Jenkins, Russell. “Iraq war veteran driven to suicide.” The Times 13 Aug. 2004: n. pag. Global Issues in...
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  1. 1. The Connection Between PTSD and Suicide <br />Alex A.<br />5-3-10<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/aaronescobar/2177443238/<br />
  2. 2. 178,483<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/rjwrobo/3108079807/<br />
  3. 3. 46%admitted their suicidal thoughts <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/jfreund1/4380988367/<br />
  4. 4. “I cannot run away from this sick reality, there is no place for me to hide.”<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/tomasrotger/2753201292/<br />
  5. 5. Veterans from the Middle East<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/kansai/3322940433/<br />
  6. 6. +<br />+<br />PTSD<br />Mental Disorder<br />Mental Disorder <br />
  7. 7. A Shocking Discovery <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/caveman_92223/3347745000/<br />
  8. 8. Compensated<br />Connected<br />Counseled <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/ooohoooh/1350774613/ <br />
  9. 9. Future?<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/otterlove/421566393/<br />
  10. 10. cognitive processing therapy<br />prolonged exposure therapy<br />medication designed for PTSD <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/teacherafael/2243271306/<br />
  11. 11. no life <br />experience<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/angeloangelo/514309732/<br />
  12. 12. trained professionals <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/gadgetdude/804190044/<br />
  13. 13. This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/zenimagery/3737945424/ and http://www.flickr.com/photos/alamez/3657319288/ <br />
  14. 14. This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/mythoto/3943777830/<br />
  15. 15. This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/treasureice/3838700933/<br />
  16. 16. Soldier’s Cross<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/nukeit1/408339332/<br />
  17. 17. regaining freedom<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/rosh/246187583/<br />
  18. 18. Works Cited <br />Jenkins, Russell. “Iraq war veteran driven to suicide.” The Times 13 Aug. 2004: n. pag. Global Issues in Context. Web. 20 Apr. 2010. <http://find.galegroup.com/‌gic/‌infomark.do?contentSet=IAC- Documents&docType=IAC&type=retrieve&tabID=T004&prodId=GIC&docId=CJ120643221&userGroupName=ca nt48040&version=1.0&source=gale >.<br />McMichael, William H. “VA diagnosing higher rates of PTSD.” Air Force Times. N.p., 18 Jan. 2009. Web. 20 Apr. 2010. <http://www.airforcetimes.com/‌news/‌2009/‌01/‌military_veterans_carestats_011609w/>.<br />Parry, Mark. Personal interview. 20 Apr. 2010.<br />A Poem for PTSD. PTSD Forum. N.p., 7 June 2006. Web. 20 Apr. 2010. <http://www.ptsdforum.org/‌threads/‌289-A-Poem-for- PTSD>.<br />“Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Primary Suicide Risk Factor For Veterans.” Science Daily . N.p., 26 Aug. 2009. Web. 20 Apr. 2010. <http://www.sciencedaily.com/‌releases/‌2009/‌08/‌090825151341.htm>.<br />Struggle Of Soldier Suicides. 2008. CBS News . Web. 20 Apr. 2010. <http://www.cbsnews.com/‌video/‌watch/‌?id=3498262n&tag=related;photovideo>.<br />Todd, Stephanie. “Younger Vets at High Suicide Risk.” ABC News/‌Health . N.p., 30 Oct. 2007. Web. 20 Apr. 2010. <http://abcnews.go.com/‌Health/‌Depression/‌story?id=3795068&page=1>.<br />

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