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

HST129 July 2019 Preview Show

HST129 July 2019 Preview Show

About This Week’s Show: Today’s show is a preview of the great episodes we have coming up this month. This month, we’re talking about the intersection between first responder and veteran mental health, the Emory Healthcare Veterans Program, Native American ceremonial healing, Team Red White and Blue, The similarities between Australian and American veteran mentalRead more about HST129 July 2019 Preview Show[…]

Survey to Share Your Thoughts on Veteran Suicide Prevention

Survey to Share Your Thoughts on Veteran Suicide Prevention

In March, an Executive Order established the President’s Roadmap to Empower Veterans and End the National Tragedy of Suicide (PREVENTS). The Roadmap will include a National Research Strategy to advance efforts to improve quality of life and reduce the rate of suicide among veterans by better coordinating research within and beyond the Federal government, andRead more about Survey to Share Your Thoughts on Veteran Suicide Prevention[…]

HST128 – Dr. Keita Franklin – VA Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

HST128 – Dr. Keita Franklin – VA Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

About Today’s Guest: Dr. Keita Franklin, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the National Director of Suicide Prevention for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention. Dr. Franklin serves as the principal advisor to VA leadership for all matters pertaining to suicide prevention. She leads a teamRead more about HST128 – Dr. Keita Franklin – VA Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention[…]

HST126 – Jared Lyon – Student Veterans of America

HST126 – Jared Lyon – Student Veterans of America

About Today’s Guest: As the National President and CEO of Student Veterans of America (SVA), Jared Lyon leads the organization’s efforts to empower student veterans to, through, and beyond higher education. Since his appointment in January 2016, Lyon has overseen SVA’s growth to now include a network of more than 1,500 chapters on campuses inRead more about HST126 – Jared Lyon – Student Veterans of America[…]

Protecting your Core Self from The Arrows of Malevolence

Protecting your Core Self from The Arrows of Malevolence

The arrows of malevolence, however barbed and well pointed, can never reach the most vulnerable part of me – George Washington During George Washington’s second term in office, he was getting bombarded by criticism. Federalists, who wanted a strong central government, were dissatisfied with him, and ambitious Republicans, who advocated for more power to theRead more about Protecting your Core Self from The Arrows of Malevolence[…]

HST125 – Dr. Jannell MacAulay – Positive Mindset and Mental Fitness

HST125 – Dr. Jannell MacAulay – Positive Mindset and Mental Fitness

About Today’s Guest: Dr MacAulay is a 20-year U.S. Air Force veteran with experience leading and building teams, designing & implementing complex organizational change, and creating innovative solutions to optimize the human weapon system when operating in rugged and high-stress environments. Highly educated critical thinker, strategist, leadership & professionalism educator, and partner/co-founder of elite high-performanceRead more about HST125 – Dr. Jannell MacAulay – Positive Mindset and Mental Fitness[…]

HST124 – Brent Gleeson – Taking Point Leadership

HST124 – Brent Gleeson – Taking Point Leadership

About Today’s Guest: Brent Gleeson is a highly sought-after business consultant, a serial entrepreneur, and a decorated Navy SEAL. He has degrees in finance and economics from Southern Methodist University, English and history from Oxford University, and a graduate business degree from the University of San Diego. As a member of SEAL Team 5, Gleeson’sRead more about HST124 – Brent Gleeson – Taking Point Leadership[…]

The Campaign to Change Direction – A Give An Hour Collective Impact Effort

The Campaign to Change Direction – A Give An Hour Collective Impact Effort

This post is an original article written by the Campaign to Change Direction. This is part of the Week to Change Direction from 9 June to 15 June 2015.  We are at a crossroads when it comes to how we address mental health and emotional well-being. Globally 450 million individuals have a diagnosable mental healthRead more about The Campaign to Change Direction – A Give An Hour Collective Impact Effort[…]