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

HST089 Looking Back and Looking Forward with Eddie Lazzari

HST089 Looking Back and Looking Forward with Eddie Lazzari

Summary: Eddie Lazzari is a former US Army Noncommissioned Officer with 10-years active duty service. Eddie was a Sr. Squad Leader in support of OIFII from ’04-’05 in Baghdad Iraq and is now a proud Veteran, Husband, Son, and Father! Eddie is dedicated to helping veterans become just as successful out of uniform, as theyRead more about HST089 Looking Back and Looking Forward with Eddie Lazzari[…]

HST087 The COMMIT Foundation with Anne Meree Craig

HST087 The COMMIT Foundation with Anne Meree Craig

Summary: Anne Meree served as a civil servant deploying around the world in direct strategic and operational support to the interagency. In 2010, after having her second child, she left the government and founded Maxemi LLC, a consulting business aimed at relationship navigation, strategy development, and research. She has worked as the Chief Administrative OfficerRead more about HST087 The COMMIT Foundation with Anne Meree Craig[…]

HST085 Moral Injury with Dr. Shira Maguen

HST085 Moral Injury with Dr. Shira Maguen

Summary: Shira Maguen, Ph.D. is Mental Health Director of the OEF/OIF Integrated Care Clinic and Staff Psychologist on the Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Clinical Team (PCT) at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC), and Associate Professor in the Dept. of Psychiatry, UCSF School of Medicine. She is also the San Francisco site lead for theRead more about HST085 Moral Injury with Dr. Shira Maguen[…]

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[…]

HST081 Cohen Veterans Network Outreach with Matt Wetenkamp

HST081 Cohen Veterans Network Outreach with Matt Wetenkamp

Summary: Matthew Wetenkamp is the outreach manager and leads the Outreach and Communications team at the Cohen Military Family Clinic. In this role, he ensures the Cohen Clinic maintains strong partnerships and connections to and within the Denver veteran community, including veteran service organizations (VSO’s), military installations, veterans and their families.  He believes that collaborationRead more about HST081 Cohen Veterans Network Outreach with Matt Wetenkamp[…]

HST080 Veteran Mental Health Research with Terri Tanielian

HST080 Veteran Mental Health Research with Terri Tanielian

Summary: Terri Tanielian is a senior behavioral scientist and a nationally recognized expert on veteran mental health. Her areas of interest include military and veterans health policy; military suicide; military sexual assault; psychological effects of combat, terrorism, and disasters. She has led multiple studies to assess the needs of veterans and to examine the readiness of private healthcare providers to deliverRead more about HST080 Veteran Mental Health Research with Terri Tanielian[…]

HST079 Leading By Example with Brigadier General Don Bolduc

HST079 Leading By Example with Brigadier General Don Bolduc

Summary: After 32 years of active duty service to his country in which he received two awards for valor, five Bronze Star medals, two Purple Hearts, led ten deployments, and survived both a bomb blast, numerous fire fights, and a helicopter crash, General Donald C. Bolduc, former Commander, Special Operations Command Africa, hung up hisRead more about HST079 Leading By Example with Brigadier General Don Bolduc[…]