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

HST084 Treatment Works for Vets.Org with Dr. Brad Karlin

HST084 Treatment Works for Vets.Org with Dr. Brad Karlin

Summary: Brad Karlin, PhD, is a vice president and chief of mental health and aging at EDC. He leads EDC’s work with public and private health care systems to promote the dissemination and delivery of evidence-based psychological treatments and to improve mental health and dementia care for older adults. Karlin has been instrumental in advancingRead more about HST084 Treatment Works for Vets.Org with Dr. Brad Karlin[…]

HST083 Building Mental Fitness with Dr. Kate Hendricks Thomas

HST083 Building Mental Fitness with Dr. Kate Hendricks Thomas

Summary: Kate Hendricks Thomas, PhD is a behavioral medicine researcher and Master Certified Health Education Specialist. She studies evidence-based mental fitness and peak performance and is the author of two books – Brave, Strong, True: The Modern Warrior’s Battle for Balance and Bulletproofing the Psyche. Her TEDx speeches provide a glimpse into Dr. Kate’s uniqueRead more about HST083 Building Mental Fitness with Dr. Kate Hendricks Thomas[…]

HST082 Prolonged Exposure Research with Dr. Carmen McLean

HST082 Prolonged Exposure Research with Dr. Carmen McLean

Summary: Dr. Carmen McLean is a Clinical Psychologist with the Dissemination and Training Division of the National Center for PTSD and an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Education: Exchange (Psychology) Lancaster University, 2001. B.A. (Psychology) University of British Columbia, 2002. M.A. (Psychology) University of Nebraska – Lincoln, 2005. Ph.D. (Psychology)Read more about HST082 Prolonged Exposure Research with Dr. Carmen McLean[…]

Arrogance and Humility, Entitlement and Invalidation – Post-Military Mindsets Holding You Back

Arrogance and Humility, Entitlement and Invalidation – Post-Military Mindsets Holding You Back

I was in a meeting the other day. A community colleague, who supports veterans in applying for their disability, was talking about veterans who came into his office with bad paper. He said these veterans are often told by their chain of command that their negative discharge will be automatically updated within six months. TheRead more about Arrogance and Humility, Entitlement and Invalidation – Post-Military Mindsets Holding You Back[…]