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

‘Winnie the Pooh’ Was Created by a Vet Explaining War to his Boy

‘Winnie the Pooh’ Was Created by a Vet Explaining War to his Boy

This post is an original article written by Eric Milzarski for the We Are The Mighty, a military media brand run by veterans, military family members, and civilians to bring relevant, engaging entertainment to the military community. It is republished here by permission.  You can read the original article here. From a mental health professional perspective, it demonstrates the lengths to which a veteranRead more about ‘Winnie the Pooh’ Was Created by a Vet Explaining War to his Boy[…]

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[…]

HST028 PTSD with Dr. Marisa Brandt and Dr. MaryCatherine McDonald

HST028 PTSD with Dr. Marisa Brandt and Dr. MaryCatherine McDonald

This is the 4th 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. Marisa Brandt: A mediatrix is a woman who mediates ideas, translating them across spheres toRead more about HST028 PTSD with Dr. Marisa Brandt and Dr. MaryCatherine McDonald[…]

Cognitive Impairment and the Neurological Basis for PTSD

Cognitive Impairment and the Neurological Basis for PTSD

  This post is an original article written by Dr. Blair Cano. Blair is a United States Navy veteran and licesned psychologist working in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She specializes in adult and pediatric neuropsychology and neurofeedback.  When confronted with a life-threatening event, the body reacts with a state of hyperarousal, designed to ‘protect’ humans againstRead more about Cognitive Impairment and the Neurological Basis for PTSD[…]

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[…]