Veterans

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Someone to talk to

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This is my very first post. I really am just hoping to find someone on here that has had or is having the same or similar problems I am having. I need someone to talk to about them as I am not ready to let a psych doc get into my head. I have been out of the service for some time now (7 years), and my obsession with survival has taken shape in just about everything that I do. I relate it to everything, where I am willing to go, what I am willing to do, even spending money. I literally have anxiety about spending money on anything that is not necessary.

Question for Retired Military

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Hi! I'm conducting a research project for a class I'm taking and retired military is my target audience.

Q: Have you ever volunteered regularly, more than five times a month, or are you currently doing so?

If yes, what are some of the personal benefits you see in doing this?

Home of the brave

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Just one of many posting hoping for help from those I feel might most still have our back. The URL is http://gfwd.at/1vsgbmH.
There is an article printed in the Post Register, front cover, listed at the end of this story for those interested. Thank you in advance. God bless all who serve and God bless America

A Vietnam Veteran

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Hello, I am posting this link for a dear friend of mine named George. I hope that you will click on this link and read about his story and consider helping out one of our brave Vietnam Veterans.

http://www.gofundme.com/az8bbg

Second Firsts: A Unique Resource for Veterans

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Hi All,

Laughter the best medicine

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My son showed me this program. It is hysterical. The guy is a magician, but instead of doing an outright magic act, he incorporates his magic into everyday situations. And then gives completely idiotic "explanations" of how these impossible things happen to the people who are treating these things as if they were real. Very creative, very well done, and has me laughing until tears run down my face.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFQH9oLjbac

Veteran Family Needs Help

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I normally don't post on forums or do anything like this but I have nothing to lose. I'm a 13 year Army Vet and my story and why I need help can be found here. Thank you and God Bless!!

http://www.gofundme.com/a2oowo

Support the Suicide Prevention for America's Veterans Act!

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Hi please sign and share this online petition asking the U.S. Senate to pass the Suicide Prevention for America's Veterans Act!

Veterans stories

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Hello:

My name is Jason, and I am a Political Science student at Northeastern University in Boston MA.

Insomnia Treatment Resource for Veterans

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Project SERVE: Sleep Enhancement for Returning Veterans

http://www.ProjectServeSleep.com

What is Project SERVE?

Researchers from Stanford University and the VA Palo Alto Health Care System are studying the impact of a behavioral insomnia treatment among service members and veterans

What does it involve?

Non-medication insomnia treatment (4 weekly sessions) at no cost.

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