Through Aquatic Bodywork Therapy, Wave Academy is helping veterans grappling with Post-Traumatic Stress move from depression, sleeplessness and suicidal ideation to better sleep, less pain and a more positive life outlook.Read More
There are many ways to get involved with Wave Academy. We invite you to join us at one of our social events, take a tour of one of our pools, or meet one of our aquatic practitioners.
Marine Corps veteran
James had resentment, guilt, and anger toward others. The former runner stepped on an IED. He tried to cope with his amputated leg, but until it wasn't until his warm water therapy that he could let go of the wounds of war.
After silently struggling with the symptoms of PTS for years, Marc finally sought help. He describes that the warm water therapy “is a direct experience with calm.”
Amanda was "angry and mad and aggressive" after coming home. She says aquatic therapy provided a sense of serenity as if she were in a womb. This made it possible to surrender and relax.