One of the Greatest Weapons in the Miltary’s Arsenal was Useless Without the Head space and Timing Gauge. Veterans Can Be Rendered Inoperable if their Headspace and Timing is Not Set Correctly As Well.

Mental Health from a Combat Veteran Perspective

HST 007: Veteran Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Marc Scroggins

HST 007: Veteran Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Marc Scroggins

SUMMARY: In this episode, Duane sits down and talks to Veteran and Clinical Mental Health Counselor Marc Scroggins about his military experience and his path towards becoming a clinical mental health and substance abuse counselor. Marc shares his personal journey regarding mental health, and his thoughts on how veterans should approach those challenges in post-militaryRead more about HST 007: Veteran Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Marc Scroggins[…]

HST 006: 8 Things a Therapist Wants a Veteran to Know

HST 006: 8 Things a Therapist Wants a Veteran to Know

HST 006: 8 Things a Therapist Wants a Veteran to Know SUMMARY: In this episode, Duane talks about his experience both as a combat veteran and a clinical mental health counselor, and outlines eight things that he believes that mental health professionals want a veteran to know before working with them. This is the secondRead more about HST 006: 8 Things a Therapist Wants a Veteran to Know[…]

Veteran Mental Health and the Balancing Power of “If”

Veteran Mental Health and the Balancing Power of “If”

When talking about veteran mental health, I often talk about the need for balancing different aspects of their lives. I’ve written about finding balance before, specifically looking at how to find equilibrium in your physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual wellness. Another aspect of the need for balance is to be able to have equal measuresRead more about Veteran Mental Health and the Balancing Power of “If”[…]

HST 005: 8 Things a Veteran Wants Their Therapist to Know

HST 005: 8 Things a Veteran Wants Their Therapist to Know

SUMMARY: 8 Things a Veteran Wants Their Therapist to Know In this episode, Duane talks about his experience both as a combat veteran and a clinical mental health counselor, and outlines eight things that he believes that a veteran wants their mental health professional to know before working with them. As a professional counselor andRead more about HST 005: 8 Things a Veteran Wants Their Therapist to Know[…]