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[…]

Veteran Mental Health Bootcamp: Beyond PTSD and TBI

Veteran Mental Health Bootcamp: Beyond PTSD and TBI

How much do you really know about veteran mental health? Are you aware that it goes beyond just the common misconceptions that a majority of veterans struggle with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury? Over the past year, I’ve had many discussions with veterans, their family members, and those who serve veterans about thisRead more about Veteran Mental Health Bootcamp: Beyond PTSD and TBI[…]

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[…]