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

HST045: National Academies Evaluation of VA Mental Health Services with Dr. Alicia Carriquiry

HST045: National Academies Evaluation of VA Mental Health Services with Dr. Alicia Carriquiry

Summary: Alicia Carriquiry is professor of statistics at Iowa State University.  Between January of 2000 and July of 2004 she was Associate Provost at Iowa State. Her research interests are in Bayesian statistics and general methods.  Her recent work focuses on nutrition and dietary assessment, as well as on problems in genomics, forensic sciences and trafficRead more about HST045: National Academies Evaluation of VA Mental Health Services with Dr. Alicia Carriquiry[…]

HST044 The Veterans Portrait Project with Stacy Pearsall

HST044 The Veterans Portrait Project with Stacy Pearsall

Summary: Stacy L. Pearsall got her start as an Air Force photographer at the age of 17. During her time in service, she traveled to over 41 countries, and attended the Military Photojournalism Program at S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. During three combat tours, she earned the Bronze Star Medal andRead more about HST044 The Veterans Portrait Project with Stacy Pearsall[…]

HST043: A Serious Look at Suicide

HST043: A Serious Look at Suicide

Summary: It’s impossible to talk about Veteran Mental Health without addressing the elephant in the room: veteran suicide. The crisis surrounding veteran suicide is at epic proportions, and have been for quite a while. The Secretary of Veterans Affairs, David Shulkin, has made combating veteran suicide the top clinical priority of the organization. It’s aRead more about HST043: A Serious Look at Suicide[…]

HST042: Society for Military Psychology with Dr. Heather O’Beirne Kelly

HST042: Society for Military Psychology with Dr. Heather O’Beirne Kelly

Summary: Heather O’Beirne Kelly is a senior legislative and federal affairs officer in the Science Government Relations Office of the American Psychological Association, a post she has held since 1998. In this role, Dr. Kelly advocates for behavioral science on Capitol Hill and in federal agencies and directs APA’s Executive Branch Science Fellowship Program. WithinRead more about HST042: Society for Military Psychology with Dr. Heather O’Beirne Kelly[…]

HST041: Neurobiology of PTSD with Dr. Blair Cano

HST041: Neurobiology of PTSD with Dr. Blair Cano

Summary: Dr. Cano is a Navy veteran and licensed psychologist in the states of Colorado and Hawaii. She is the founder and clinical director of Neurofeedback Colorado Springs. In the Navy, she served with VF-101, a fighter squadron based in Virginia Beach, VA. After leaving the Navy, she returned to Colorado Springs to finish herRead more about HST041: Neurobiology of PTSD with Dr. Blair Cano[…]

HST040: Spirituality, Women Veterans, and Transition with Dannette Patterson

HST040: Spirituality, Women Veterans, and Transition with Dannette Patterson

Summary: Dannette Patterson is a Licensed Professional Counselor and military spouse. She holds a Doctoral degree in counselor education and supervision from Argosy University–Atlanta, in Georgia. She currently provides counseling services to the military community. Her research interests include cultural awareness, military concerns, religion and spiritualty, and counseling supervision practices. Dannette’s Doctoral dissertation looked atRead more about HST040: Spirituality, Women Veterans, and Transition with Dannette Patterson[…]

HST039: Peer Support and Veteran Mental Health

HST039: Peer Support and Veteran Mental Health

Summary: In this episode, Duane and Bennett Tanton discuss the role of Peer Support in helping other service members in veteran mental health and wellness In This Particular Episode You Will Learn: Bennett’s military background and journey towards working in the mental health field The training that Bennett received to become a Certified Peer SupportRead more about HST039: Peer Support and Veteran Mental Health[…]

HST037 Veteran Mental Health Boot Camp Conclusion with Bennett Tanton

HST037 Veteran Mental Health Boot Camp Conclusion with Bennett Tanton

This is the final episode of the Veteran Mental Health Boot Camp, a series of podcasts that is looking at all aspects of Veteran Mental Health. Check out the first episode and all episodes as they’re released by going here Summary: In this episode, Duane and Bennett Tanton, co-host of the Change Your POV Podcast NetworkRead more about HST037 Veteran Mental Health Boot Camp Conclusion with Bennett Tanton[…]

HST036: Medications and Veteran Mental Health with Dr. Charles Weber

HST036: Medications and Veteran Mental Health with Dr. Charles Weber

This is the 12th episode of the Veteran Mental Health Boot Camp, a series of podcasts that is looking at all aspects of Veteran Mental Health. Check out the first episode and all episodes as they’re released by going here Summary: Dr. Weber enlisted in the infantry in 1989, advancing from private to now a retired LTC afterRead more about HST036: Medications and Veteran Mental Health with Dr. Charles Weber[…]