arkansas veterans
10:43 pm
Mon June 14, 2010

Arkansas vets rediscover the art of war

Many Veterans wrestle with feelings of depression and loneliness when they return home from battle. The agony of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), amputations and Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can at times be unbearable.

Dr. Reinaldo "Dito" Morales, Jr.
Dr. Reinaldo "Dito" Morales, Jr. teaches veterans through art from ancient warrior cultures.
Credit Malcolm Glover

In order to help these servicemen and women overcome physical and mental injuries, a professor from the University of Central Arkansas started a lecture series that inspires vets by connecting them with art from ancient warrior cultures. FM 89's Malcolm Glover filed this report on an innovative program that's changing lives.