Strike a Chord
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Marine veteran Alex Fell is leading a fitness class at a studio in Midtown Manhattan. Fell served in the marines from 1996 -2003.
[Photo: PFC Charlie Chavez, wikipedia]
The road to reintegration can be difficult for veterans. It can be hard to find a job and a place to live.
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Leo Farley is reading Phil Klay's short story "Redeployment" aloud as part of the so-called Craft of War writing workshop at the Morris Park Public
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Anibal Torres served in the military from 1984-2002. Since returning home to the Bronx, he's struggled with depression and PTSD.
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The arts can play an important role in the rehabilitation of those who’ve suffered both mental and physical trauma, from stroke sufferers to surviv
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One might expect a person who is going blind to retreat into sadness and pity for themselves, but one Bronx woman who has been slowly losing her si
For a woman losing her sight, visual art therapy has become an unexpected solace. [Photo: Pexels]
Walking down the hallway at the Institute for Music and Neurologic Function, it's not uncommon to hear soft strains of jazz music.
Music can help rebuild neural pathways in brain-damaged patients. [Photo: Wikimedia Commons]