Women Veterans

Women Veterans

Women Veterans American Women Veterans www.AmericanWomenVeterans.org. Dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of servicewomen, veterans and their families, American Women Veterans is a good resource for veterans looking for retreats, conferences and outreach campaigns that empower members and their … Continued
Vet Readjustment & the Impact to Family & Friends

Vet Readjustment & the Impact to Family & Friends

Vet Readjustment & the Impact to Family & Friends Understanding our veteran-loved-ones after they have returned home can be difficult. The emotions to deal with include relief, hope, and a desire for things to return to normal. Then, there are … Continued
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms and Resources

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms and Resources

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms and Resources The following provides a link to a small e-booklet sharing the personal account of Spc. Joe Collins, USAR who served in Iraq from 03-04. Other resources have also been provided. . Download the … Continued
TBI Resources/Treatments

TBI Resources/Treatments

TBI Resources/Treatments Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a signature wound of the current conflicts, yet it is often difficult to diagnosis and understand in many cases.  To learn more, visit the sites provided and read the summary of TBI below.   … Continued
Why Veterans may be Resistant to Seeking Help

Why Veterans may be Resistant to Seeking Help

Why Veterans may be Resistant to Seeking Help Possible consequences of facing war related illness. This information is crucial to both veterans and family members for understanding why many veterans resist help. Many Veterans can be highly resistant to the … Continued
Support to Help Combat Veterans

Support to Help Combat Veterans

Support to Help Combat Veterans “Support” may be necessary if a veteran is unwilling or unable to take the necessary action that is required to confront psychological, medical or readjustment problems caused by Combat that are negatively and progressively affecting the veteran and/or family. Sometimes, family members … Continued
Helpful Tips for Vet & Military Families in Crisis

Helpful Tips for Vet & Military Families in Crisis

Helpful Tips for Vet & Military Families in Crisis Intervention for FAMILY/FRIENDS is necessary when you find yourself beginning to act or behave in unusual or unhealthy ways to COPE with the veterans problem. This can include your own withdrawal, … Continued
Hope and New Life Ahead

Hope and New Life Ahead

Hope and New Life Ahead There are many times during the journey of healing with your veteran and family that a new life ahead will not seem possible. Some days, you may barely feel able to deal with the circumstances … Continued
Canada

Canada

CANADA Operational Stress Injury Social Support www.osiss.ca.  OSISS offers information and support for Military Members and Veterans who have served, and their friends and families.