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Mental Health from a Combat Veteran Perspective

Building Veteran Mental Wellness Rather than Treating Mental Illness

Building Veteran Mental Wellness Rather than Treating Mental Illness

This article was originally featured on the online news outlet American Grit. You can see the original article here and find more articles written by and featuring veterans and those who support them. I don’t know about you, but I don’t enjoy being sick. It’s no fun. Headache, congestion, pain, no energy, can’t get anythingRead more about Building Veteran Mental Wellness Rather than Treating Mental Illness[…]

Six Thoughts on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Six Thoughts on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Shell Shock. Battle Fatigue. Call it what you want, it’s that combination of psychoglogical and behaivoral reactions to exposure to traumatic events that people see in combat veterans. There is a lot of discussion, whether at the water cooler, kitchen table, social media, wherever, about what it is. Who has it. What canRead more about Six Thoughts on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder[…]

In the Middle of Conflict? Try Being Radical.

In the Middle of Conflict? Try Being Radical.

When I talk about being “radical,” I don’t mean holding on to an extreme ideological viewpoint, nor do I mean being totally awesome from an Eighties standpoint. The concept of something “radical” that I’m talking about here is based on another definition of the word: relating to or affecting the fundamental nature of something; far-reaching orRead more about In the Middle of Conflict? Try Being Radical.[…]

Below the Surface of the Veteran Mental Health Iceberg: An Infographic

Below the Surface of the Veteran Mental Health Iceberg: An Infographic

There is much discussion, and rightly so, about the impact that military service has on the mental health and wellness of veterans. Previous articles published on the Head Space and Timing blog have highlighted the importance of looking beyond Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury to additional challenges that veterans face. A brief overview ofRead more about Below the Surface of the Veteran Mental Health Iceberg: An Infographic[…]