Saturday, November 24, 2012

Songwriting with Soldiers

Austin-based singer-songwriter Darden Smith is working to do something about the thousands of service members affected by PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). Only half of those suffering from PTSD seek treatment. Many soldiers fear that admitting a problem might hurt their careers. For those who do reach out, resources are available—from traditional therapies to new approaches. Smith is the founder of a new program to help promote soldiers' healing through music.   >hear the music<

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