Growing New Roots


From battlegrounds to tilling ground one soldier describes how he found new meaning after combat. Dealing with PTSD and addiction is a challenge that can’t be overcome alone. At St. Joe’s in Saranac Lake, NY Vets undergo a six to nine month recovery program that helps them remold themselves and their lives.


Title: Growing New Roots

Type: Segment

Subject(s): Education, Health and Mental Health, Iraq/Afghanistan, Other, Reintegration

Public Broadcasting Station or Institution: Mountain Lake PBS

Original Broadcast/Publish Date: 09/06/2016

Runtime: 00:06:33

Rights Information:

  • Media Rights: All manner and media
  • Territory (*Please note: all internet exploitation of this program must be geo-limited to the specified territory): Worldwide
  • Term: 3 years
  • Releases: Unlimited
  • Editing Allowed?: No
  • Digital Classroom Rights: Yes
  • Promotional Use: Yes

Sensitive Material: Two instances of profanity which are beeped out. At 00:00:28:20 and 00:04:36:11

Special Instructions: N/A

File Clean of Graphics: No

Language: English


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