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Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

Below are resources and stories related to mental health

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   Connecting Point: PTSD & First Responders

Law enforcement officers and first responders can have special concerns when dealing with military veterans suffering from PTSD, and a…(more)

MILITARY SEXUAL TRAUMA

   Connecting Point: Military Sexual Trauma (Part 2)

Military sexual trauma, or MST, is the term used by the VA to refer to experiences of sexual assault or…(more)

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   KLRN | Coming Home San Antonio | Brian Posten

Brian and Kim Posten have been through a lot. For Brian, an accident in Iraq left him with a traumatic…(more)

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   Connecting Point: PTSD

Veterans Affairs Patient Service Coordinator & veteran Leigh Paz and US Army Iraq War veteran Andrew Bellizzi discuss their own…(more)

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   VA Central Western Massachusetts Healthcare System

VA Central Western Massachusetts Healthcare System provides primary, specialty, and mental health care, including psychiatric, substance abuse and PTSD services,…(more)

A female airman working on a weapons system.

   Center for Women Veterans

A new site that provides outreach to female service members and female veterans who have questions about health care, benefits…(more)

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   Medal Quest

ICE WARRIORS follows the U.S sled hockey team on their road to the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. The team includes…(more)

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   StoryCorps – Veterans Crisis Line

Elizabeth Olson and her colleagues at the Veterans Crisis Line talk about helping callers through their darkest hours.

Brain Wars

   FRONTLINE – Brain Wars

How the Military is Failing Its Wounded – an ongoing investigation into soldiers’ traumatic brain injuries. (Partnership with NPR and…(more)

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   Hell and Back Again

What does it mean to lead men in war? What does it mean to come home — injured physically and…(more)