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

What Really Happens During and After a Traumatic Brain Injury?

What Really Happens During and After a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Traumatic Brain Injury. Whether you call it a concussion, being knocked out, or having your bell rung, it’s one of the signature injuries of the current wars. Advances in medical treatment and equipment have increased the survival rate and decreased the mortality battlefield wounds; while a great thing in almost all respects, this has increasedRead more about What Really Happens During and After a Traumatic Brain Injury?[…]

HST 015: Veterans and Higher Education with Timothy Wienecke

HST 015: Veterans and Higher Education with Timothy Wienecke

Summary: Tim has spent the last two decades learning with and helping people navigate the hard times life throws at us. He has served as an advocate, representative, Airman, Sergeant, mentor, organizer, educator, and therapist. He uses his experience, passion, and education to empower people with the skills and knowledge needed to find the best wayRead more about HST 015: Veterans and Higher Education with Timothy Wienecke[…]

HST 013: Mindfulness and Veterans Path with James Pond

HST 013: Mindfulness and Veterans Path with James Pond

SUMMARY: James Pond, MA, began his current career path, after serving 8 years in the US Marine Corps and 10 years of corporate sales experience. In 2005, James and his family established a charity to help restore the lives of young girls rescued from sex trafficking in Cambodia. After a successful career of working onRead more about HST 013: Mindfulness and Veterans Path with James Pond[…]

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[…]

Allowing our Better Angels to Overcome our Worst Demons

Allowing our Better Angels to Overcome our Worst Demons

We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave to every living heart and hearthstone all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union,Read more about Allowing our Better Angels to Overcome our Worst Demons[…]