Category Archive: Veterans

Determination. A disabled Veteran inspires (Amazing Video)

Submitted by:  Karen Caldwell-Littleton, Manager, Truman College Wellness Center A injured former paratrooper weighing almost 300 pounds needs two canes to walk. He finds a yoga teacher to help him. His perseverance inspires… Continue reading

Latino Soldier with a Message for Fellow Veterans

  Credit:  CNN Latino soldier to fellow troops: ‘Take the warrior mask off…get help’ Editor’s note: Overseas, they fight for freedom. In America, they fight for jobs. “Voters In America: Vets Wanted?” is the… Continue reading

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First Formation: Getting Real about Veterans’ Issues

by Blake Schroedter, Daley Counseling Intern The most recent statistics from the Department of Veteran Affairs and Rand Study found that there are over 300,000 veterans returning home with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD),… Continue reading