Mental Health Month

Mental Health Month

A snapshot of true stories featuring veterans who honorably served their country, faced challenging life events and experiences, reached out for support, and are now living more fulfilled lives. They made the connection. You can, too. Video provided by the …
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Various medical components assigned to Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, conduct a health fair for service members. Those who attended learned about various health risks facing them while deployed including concussions and traumatic brain injuries, insect bites, and food storage …
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Loss and recovery are common themes for individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI). In my interview with Army Sgt. Mike Ortiz, he revealed his loss and his hope. This is his story. It’ll be two years this June since I …
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By Col. Chris Robinson Deputy Director for Psychological Health, Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury As both a clinical health psychologist and as an Airman who recently returned from deployment to Afghanistan, I know firsthand …
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U.S. Navy Capt. Paul Hammer, from the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, said great strides have been made in combating post-traumatic stress. But during a recent roundtable he hosted to discuss issues in conjunction …
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