Ken Moorin lies on his back … His body trembles and shakes involuntarily, releasing tension. As a U.S. Army Reserve sergeant stationed an hour from Baghdad, Moorin and his supply convoy were under a constant threat of mortar attacks … On this day, he is starting a long process of pulling himself out of the abyss … The regimen is known as trauma releasing exercises, which he learned during his first weekend at the Merritt Center, a nonprofit retreat … They also receive massages and undergo a process called guided visualization …
East Valley Tribune, Phoenix, Arizona, April 6, 2008