Brian Fleming On PTSD

Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Brian Fleming
Guest Bio: Brian Fleming is a combat veteran, international speaker, and No. 1 best-selling author. His talks about overcoming adversity and finding success are in constant demand. In his book, REDEPLOYED, Brian talks about the challenges that returning veterans face and how they can succeed when they return to civilian life. With an estimated 46,000 to 56,000 veterans coming home in the next 18 months, his message is more timely than ever: Combat veterans are at significantly high risk for PTSD, divorce, substance abuse, depression, and suicide. Whether you’re a veteran, know someone who is, or are simply struggling with life’s challenges, Brian has something to say to you.

Segment Overview:
Brian Fleming discusses why he feels that PTSD is not a “disorder”. He claims that the reactions that a person has to a traumatic experience are perfectly normal.



Transcription

Health Professional Radio

Neal Howard: Hello, you’re listening to Health Professional Radio. I’m your host, Neal. We are here with Brian Fleming today, a combat veteran and international speaker. He is also the number one bestselling author. He is here to talk with us today about overcoming some of the problems associated with PTSD in returning veterans, and finding ways to overcome adversity. How are you doing today, Brian?

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