Cheree Tham holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Alabama and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). She is the Principal Investigator (PI) with America’s Warrior Partnership for Operation Deep Dive (OpDD).  OpDD is a community based study of veteran suicide, asphyxiation, drowning, death by law enforcement and single driver high speed car accident.  Her experience has been in program development and administration of programs with a wide range of populations, targets and services.  She is responsible for planning, oversight, management, and supervision of all programs and services provided to and initiatives with military-affiliated constituencies. Her position functions at a strategic and tactical level to develop and maintain mission-driven, sustainable programs, services, and initiatives consistent with America’s Warrior Partnership’s mission and model of Community Integration.

Links Mentioned in this Episode:

America’s Warrior Partnership

Operation Deep Dive

Bob Woodruff Foundation COVID19 Impact Study

Shauna’s latest book: Warrior: How to Support Those Who Protect Us

Duane’s latest book: Military in the Rear View Mirror: Mental Health and Wellness in Post-Military Life

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Duane France

Duane K. L. France is a combat veteran of both Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as a mental health counselor practicing in the state of Colorado. Do you want to join the conversation regarding veteran mental health? Share, like, and comment. Read Duane's previous posts and follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn. Keep the conversation about #veteranmentalhealth going.