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

What Really Happens During and After a Traumatic Brain Injury?

What Really Happens During and After a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Traumatic Brain Injury. Whether you call it a concussion, being knocked out, or having your bell rung, it’s one of the signature injuries of the current wars. Advances in medical treatment and equipment have increased the survival rate and decreased the mortality battlefield wounds; while a great thing in almost all respects, this has increasedRead more about What Really Happens During and After a Traumatic Brain Injury?[…]

HST 016: Certificate in Clinical Military Counseling with Dr. Mark Stebnicki

HST 016: Certificate in Clinical Military Counseling with Dr. Mark Stebnicki

SUMMARY: Mark A. Stebnicki is a Professor and Coordinator of the Military and Trauma Counseling (MTC) Certificate Program he developed within the Department of Addictions and Rehabilitation and approved by ECU January 2014. He holds a doctorate (Ph.D.) and master’s (M.S.) degree in rehabilitation counseling from Southern Illinois University- Carbondale. Dr. Stebnicki is a LicensedRead more about HST 016: Certificate in Clinical Military Counseling with Dr. Mark Stebnicki[…]

HST 015: Veterans and Higher Education with Timothy Wienecke

HST 015: Veterans and Higher Education with Timothy Wienecke

Summary: Tim has spent the last two decades learning with and helping people navigate the hard times life throws at us. He has served as an advocate, representative, Airman, Sergeant, mentor, organizer, educator, and therapist. He uses his experience, passion, and education to empower people with the skills and knowledge needed to find the best wayRead more about HST 015: Veterans and Higher Education with Timothy Wienecke[…]

HST 013: Mindfulness and Veterans Path with James Pond

HST 013: Mindfulness and Veterans Path with James Pond

SUMMARY: James Pond, MA, began his current career path, after serving 8 years in the US Marine Corps and 10 years of corporate sales experience. In 2005, James and his family established a charity to help restore the lives of young girls rescued from sex trafficking in Cambodia. After a successful career of working onRead more about HST 013: Mindfulness and Veterans Path with James Pond[…]

HST 012 6 Signs That Things are Spinning Out Of Control

HST 012 6 Signs That Things are Spinning Out Of Control

SUMMARY: There is one barrier to seeking mental health treatment that veterans seem to face. That barrier is often the one that is most difficult to overcome. It’s the barrier inside each of us, the internal stigma against seeking treatment. The whole “suck it up and drive on” mentality. The “I can handle this” mindset that bindsRead more about HST 012 6 Signs That Things are Spinning Out Of Control[…]