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

National Suicide Prevention Week 2017

National Suicide Prevention Week 2017

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 a controversialRead more about National Suicide Prevention Week 2017[…]

A Resource for How to Respond to a Veteran Contemplating Suicide

A Resource for How to Respond to a Veteran Contemplating Suicide

Today’s resource is one that has been written for an external source. Before retiring from the Army, one of my roles in my unit was as a suicide prevention coordinator, and I went through the Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) that helps leaders, first responders, community members, etc., to be able to respond toRead more about A Resource for How to Respond to a Veteran Contemplating Suicide[…]

Insights from the 2016 Veteran Suicide Data Report: An Infographic

Insights from the 2016 Veteran Suicide Data Report: An Infographic

The epidemic of Veteran suicide is pervasive and insidious. As we celebrate those who serve our nation through military service, it would be well if we could take the time to have an honest conversation about the impact of veteran suicide. CLICK HERE TO VEW A LARGER VERSION OF THIS INFOGRAPHIC The source of informationRead more about Insights from the 2016 Veteran Suicide Data Report: An Infographic[…]