Resource Guide for Veterans In Eastern Michigan, there is a strong and interconnected community supporting the men and women who serve and have served our country. We believe veterans deserve our gratitude and support for their dedication and service. That’s why SSR Law Office has produced this Veterans Resource Guide. The purpose of this guide is to […]Read More Veterans Resources
FREE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE. Under this tab you will find a list of about 30 links that will connect you with organization that committed to help veterans specially to prevent suicide. Most of the organizations are national except the last one on the list that is local to Cincinnati, Ohio. On my next update I will […]Read More FREE mobile application for suicide prevention
Unfortunately, many soldiers experience traumatic brain injury when in combat, but is traumatic brain injury (TBI) linked to later combat posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Two recent studies examined the link between traumatic brain injury and PTSD in marines and army soldiers. Link Between TBIs and Combat PTSD In a study published last year, Association Between […]Read More The Link Between Traumatic Brain Injury and Combat PTSD
Base Camp Hope is a faith-based 501(c)3 multi-functional therapeutic facility that helps veterans, service members and their families cope with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other re-integration issues. Our Mission: BCH is committed to educating veterans and the community about PTSD, using creative and alternative methods to aid our American heroes and in building a strong […]Read More Base Camp Hope (St. Paul, MN), Helping military veterans from the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines & Coast Guard
Suicide among military veterans is especially high in the western U.S. and rural areas, according to new government data that show wide state-by-state disparities and suggest social isolation, gun ownership and access to health care may be factors. The figures released Friday are the first-ever Department of Veterans Affairs data on suicide by state. It […]Read More Suicide among veterans highest in western US, rural areas
A new study supports what a small group of military researchers hassuspected for decades: that modern warfare destroys the brain. In early 2012, a neuropathologist named Daniel Perl was examining a slide of human brain tissue when he saw something odd and unfamiliar in the wormlike squiggles and folds. It looked like brown dust; a […]Read More What if PTSD Is More Physical Than Psychological?
“As far as your brain is concerned, a broken heart is not so different from a broken arm.” —Naomi Eisenberger, PhD Social rejection is painful. When we feel rejected, our self-worth is dealt a heavy blow. We lose a sense of security, a sense of belonging, and perhaps a sense that we matter. At its […]Read More How Social Rejection Increases Opiate Addiction