Active Duty

This message board is for use by active duty service members or for discussion of issues pertaining to them. Please start a new topic or post a comment.

Dr. Dan Video Blogs from Iraq

Forums: 

I currently work for Challenge America, a national nonprofit and Real Warriors partner, who is working to connect military and their families to resources in their local communities while they are transitioning back to civilian life. Our website is http://www.challengeamerica.com.

Service Member Resilience Research

Forums: 

Any help you are willing to offer with the below research, either through taking the survey or helping to circulate the announcement, will be valuable. Thank you very much for your interest. -Catherine

Catherine Herrera, B.S.
1LT MS
Doctoral Student
Department of Psychology
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

ATTENTION VETERANS OF IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN

Several Warnings, Then a Soldier’s Lonely Death

Forums: 

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/02/world/asia/02suicide.html?src=twrhp
Several Warnings, Then a Soldier’s Lonely Death
By JAMES RISEN
Published: January 1, 2011

returning from deployment and parenting

Forums: 

i am conducting a study of what it's like to return from deployment and have to raise a young child, please go to https://www.psychdata.com/s.asp?SID=135832 to complete a brief survey to help improve family readiness programs.
Thanks

Assisting women combat veterans from combat to home

Forums: 

Hi Everyone,

Please read my message in the veterans forum so I don't have to repeat it all here.

My Senior Project at Sonoma State University, Rohnert Partk, California: ways to assit women combat veterans ...from combat to home.

I would appreciate any information, comments or suggestions.

Thank you,

Janice

Army officer beats suicide, helps others

Forums: 

http://www.army.mil/-news/2010/08/11/43564-army-officer-beats-suicide-helps-others/index.html?ref=home-headline-title5

WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Aug. 11, 2010) -- Walking her cousin's dog past a cemetery on a winter day in 2009, Emily Stehr realized she envied the bodies buried there -- they had peace.

That was the day she recognized she was suicidal.

Letting God help

Forums: 

Psalm 138:2 When I called, you answered me; you made me bold and stouthearted. (NIV)

Psalm 138:2 In the day when I cried thou answeredst me and strengthenedst me with strength in my soul. (KJV)

A Marine's Suicide Brings The Battle Home

Forums: 

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=128858277
by Wade Goodwyn July 30, 2010 National Public Radio
A U.S. Army study released Thursday says it suffered a record number of soldier suicides last year, pointing to a military that has been stretched thin by wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Pages

PDF formatted documents require Adobe's free Acrobat Reader software. If you do not already have this software installed on your computer, please download it from Adobe's Website.