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Health & Wellness Podcasts

We are committed to helping veterans learn about and deal with the mental and emotional struggles they face both during their deployment and after they come home. We cover topics such as mental health, PTSD, relationships, leadership skills, and we interview other veterans about their experiences and how they’ve dealt with them. Our goal is to give hope and strength to veterans and their loved ones who might be struggling with their own situation, whatever that may be.

We are committed to helping veterans learn about and deal with the mental and emotional struggles they face both during their deployment and after they come home. We cover topics such as mental health, PTSD, relationships, leadership skills, and we interview other veterans about their experiences and how they’ve dealt with them. Our goal is to give hope and strength to veterans and their loved ones who might be struggling with their own situation, whatever that may be.

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United States

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We are committed to helping veterans learn about and deal with the mental and emotional struggles they face both during their deployment and after they come home. We cover topics such as mental health, PTSD, relationships, leadership skills, and we interview other veterans about their experiences and how they’ve dealt with them. Our goal is to give hope and strength to veterans and their loved ones who might be struggling with their own situation, whatever that may be.

Language:

English


Episodes

Claymore Vets

1/19/2021
Maria Salazar is a USMC veteran who has found the benefits of art therapy and founded Claymore Vets to provide veterans a way to explore their creative side.

Duration:00:29:55

Ghosts Of The Valley

1/12/2021
Sean Ambriz is the author of the book Ghosts of the Valley, in which he talks about his experiences during his time in Afghanistan. One of the goals of the book is to help veterans with PTSD.

Duration:00:20:42

VetPark

1/5/2021
VetPark is an organization whose mission is to help veterans and provide funding to non-profits with a veteran focus. Robert Dabney Jr. tells us about the company and it's mission.

Duration:00:44:46

Breaking Barriers

12/29/2020
Jodi is a veteran, author, and host of the Breaking Barriers Now podcast, which has a similar mission to this podcast in that they talk about real life issues and stories to lift others up and support each other on their journeys.

Duration:00:44:05

Real Talk Saves A Rocky Military Transition

12/22/2020
Roman Roberts tells us his story of transitioning out of the military and how "real talk" helped him get back on track.

Duration:00:32:35

MyMilitaryBenefits.com

12/15/2020
Garrett Fitzgerald from MyMilitaryBenefits.com talks to us about everything from education to employment opportunities for veterans.

Duration:00:25:34

Recorded Live: Sharing Your Story [Veterans Day 2020]

12/8/2020
This episode was recorded live at a ceremony on Veterans Day 2020 where I had the opportunity to share my story and the stories of several of my past guests. It was an honor to share these stories with this audience and I’m pleased to be able to share the stories with you on this podcast.

Duration:00:11:57

Deployment Stresses and Leadership Lessons From A Navy Seal

12/1/2020
After a 31+ year career in the Navy, John Havlik discusses his research into deployment stress, burnout prevention, and leadership lessons learned as a Navy SEAL.

Duration:00:25:08

Prolonged Exposure Therapy and Finding Purpose

11/24/2020
Ryan Britch, an OEF veteran, talks about his experience with PTSD and how prolonged exposure therapy helped him overcome it.

Duration:00:52:48

Preventing Burnout

11/17/2020
Feel like you're experiencing burnout or just don't have enough time in the day? This episode will give you tips and strategies to help avoid burnout in your life.

Duration:00:34:32

Veterans Day

11/10/2020
All about Veterans Day. In the COVID era, many schools are cancelling their traditional Veterans Day assemblies, so I thought I'd put together a little something that parents and teachers could use.

Duration:00:12:54

Succeeding In A Post Military Career

11/3/2020
The military instills many skills and attributes that can be utilized in your post military career. In this episode we explore some of those skills and how you can use them to your advantage.

Duration:00:26:54

Operation Freelance

10/27/2020
Laura Briggs talks to us about a great way for military spouses and veterans to start their own freelance careers through her nonprofit Operation Freelance.

Duration:00:21:27

Burden of Command & Drive On Collaboration

10/20/2020
Earl Breon, a USMC veteran and host of the Burden of Command podcast joins me for a joint collaborative episode. Be sure to check his podcast out!

Duration:00:47:05

The Catalyst

10/13/2020
Kevin Rose talks to us about a rather unique approach that helps veterans learn to de-stress and be more present in the moment.

Duration:00:25:35

Mental Resilience & Physical Fitness

10/6/2020
Bradley Hecker, a law enforcement officer and EMT talks to us about mental resilience and physical fitness.

Duration:00:19:31

Rescue to Recovery

9/29/2020
Tracey Brown, a Coast Guard veteran struggled with undiagnosed PTSD for several years before finally realizing she needed help.

Duration:00:39:21

Vitanya Brain Performance

9/22/2020
John Strickland is a 23 year Army veteran who served in Vietnam and later found himself suffering from PTSD. After discovering Vitanya Brain Performance Centers, John became a franchisee in order to help others increase their brain performance.

Duration:00:36:04

Magical Order of Brave Knights

9/15/2020
Colleen Marchi is the author of Magical Order of Brave Knights, which is a book that helps children with separation anxiety and other bedtime fears, which can be common in military families.

Duration:00:36:57

G. I. Low

9/8/2020
Author, and illustrator P. S. Barlow, the creator of the popular G. I. Low comic joins me to talk about the comic, some of his experiences as a Drill Sergeant, and about how humor can help get people through difficult situations.

Duration:00:44:04