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

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[…]

STMSS Extra – Jamie Mustard – The Way Forward

STMSS Extra – Jamie Mustard – The Way Forward

About Today’s Guest: Jamie Mustard is the world’s leading authority on perception in the physical world.  Steeped in the worlds of technology, product engagement, and the creative arts, Jamie consults with leading companies, CEOs, creative artists, etc., getting their messages, products, brands and ideas to STAND OUT to their desired audiences. This is the scienceRead more about STMSS Extra – Jamie Mustard – The Way Forward[…]

STMSS50 – Series Reflection with Duane and Shauna

STMSS50 – Series Reflection with Duane and Shauna

About Today’s Show:  Duane and Shauna reflect on the themes that emerged from the collective series, which include: Coordination and Collaboration, featuring MSG Tom Cruz Public Health Approach, featuring Dr. Matt Miller  Risk Factors/Warning Signs featuring USMC Veteran David Bachmann Reaching out to support, featuring MG(R) Mark Graham Reducing stigma, featuring Kim Ruocco Other themesRead more about STMSS50 – Series Reflection with Duane and Shauna[…]

STMSS49 – Chris Jachimiec – Listener Response to STMSS Series

STMSS49 – Chris Jachimiec – Listener Response to STMSS Series

About Today’s Guest:  Chris Jachimiec is a recently retired member of the United States Air Force.  Over the course of his 20 year career he served in multiple military leadership roles in Nevada, Germany and Korea and is a veteran of the war in Afghanistan.  He was named the Air Combat Command First Sergeant ofRead more about STMSS49 – Chris Jachimiec – Listener Response to STMSS Series[…]

STMSS48 – Dr. Bridget Matarazzo – Risk Identification and Clinical Consultation for Suicide Prevention

STMSS48 – Dr. Bridget Matarazzo – Risk Identification and Clinical Consultation for Suicide Prevention

About Today’s Guest:  Dr. Bridget Matarazzo is a Clinical Research Psychologist and the Director of Clinical Services at VA’s Rocky Mountain MIRECC for Suicide Prevention and an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She completed her Pre-Doctoral Internship at the Denver VA Medical Center and obtainedRead more about STMSS48 – Dr. Bridget Matarazzo – Risk Identification and Clinical Consultation for Suicide Prevention[…]

STMSS47 – Michael Sugrue – Similarities Between Veteran and First Responder Suicide

STMSS47 – Michael Sugrue – Similarities Between Veteran and First Responder Suicide

About Today’s Guest:  Michael Sugrue began his law enforcement career in the United States Air Force as a Security Forces Officer in 1998. As a Security Forces Officer, Michael specialized in Law Enforcement, Global Force Protection, Anti-Terrorism, Nuclear Security, Foreign Air Field Assessments and Air Base Ground Defense. Michael served in a variety of assignmentsRead more about STMSS47 – Michael Sugrue – Similarities Between Veteran and First Responder Suicide[…]

STMSS46 – Dr Harold Kudler – Historical Perspective on Suicide Prevention

STMSS46 – Dr Harold Kudler – Historical Perspective on Suicide Prevention

  About Today’s Guest:  Dr. Kudler received his M.D. from Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, trained in Psychiatry at Yale and is Adjunct Associate Professor at Duke. He has received teaching awards from the Duke Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the American Psychiatric Association and the American Psychoanalytic Association. From 2002 to 2010, Dr.Read more about STMSS46 – Dr Harold Kudler – Historical Perspective on Suicide Prevention[…]

STMSS45 – Danica Thomas – Suicide Loss Survivor and Advocate

STMSS45 – Danica Thomas – Suicide Loss Survivor and Advocate

About Today’s Guest:  Danica Thomas is the widow of US Army SSG Allen Thomas. In March of 2010, her husband was severely injured in Afghanistan and brought to Walter Reed.  Danica was pregnant with their first daughter. She became a caregiver overnight and quickly learned they had a very long road to recovery. They wereRead more about STMSS45 – Danica Thomas – Suicide Loss Survivor and Advocate[…]