• Continue reading PTSD Bytes #12: Mindfulness for Self-Care

    July 5, 2022

    In this episode, host Pearl McGee-Vincent discusses mindfulness with Dr. Timothy J. Avery, clinical psychologist and readjustment counselor.

  • Continue reading Standing Ready: Examine the past, present and future of VA innovation

    July 2, 2022

    Standing Ready highlights the significant contributions – past, present and future – of the VA health care system through a historical lens.

  • Continue reading Fresh Focus “Heart to Home” episodes: #61-63

    July 2, 2022

    In each episode of this six-episode Heart to Home series on the Fresh Focus podcast, VA dietitians are dishing out heart health tips from hospital discharge to home.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #280: Benefits Breakdown – Million Veteran Program

    June 6, 2022

    This week’s Borne the Battle – a benefits breakdown – features the Million Veteran Program (MVP), which is a national, voluntary research program to learn about how genes, lifestyle and military exposures affect health and illness and improve health care for Veterans.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #279: Major General (ret.) Charles Swannack, Speedway MotorSports’ VP of Armed Forces Affairs

    May 30, 2022

    This episode of Borne the Battle features MG Charles Swannack, Speedway Motor Sports’ VP of Armed Forces Affairs, and member of Patriot Military Family Foundation.

  • Continue reading PTSD Bytes #10: Crisis resources and support

    May 27, 2022

    In this episode of PTSD Bytes, Pearl McGee-Vincent discusses crisis support resources with Dr. Lisa Brenner, rehabilitation psychologist.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #278: Army Major General (ret.) Mark Graham, Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Advocate

    May 23, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle features Army Major General (ret.) Mark Graham, whose story of personal loss will also be featured at the National Memorial Day Concert.

  • Continue reading PTSD Bytes #9: What is trauma?

    May 20, 2022

    Clinical psychologist Pearl McGee-Vincent discusses trauma with Dr. Debra Kaysen, research scientist at the National Center for PTSD.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #277: Olivia Nunn, Communications Entrepreneur and Beauty Pageant Queen

    May 16, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle features Army Veteran Olivia Nunn, a communication entrepreneur and beauty queen.

  • Continue reading PTSD Bytes #8: Treatments for PTSD 5: EMDR

    May 3, 2022

    In this episode of PTSD Bytes, we learn about EMDR for PTSD from licensed clinical social worker and certified EMDR-therapist Marianne Silva.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #276: Navy Veteran Ken Harbaugh, Podcast Host, Nonprofit Entrepreneur

    May 2, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle episode features Navy Veteran Ken Harbaugh, a podcast host, entrepreneur and co-founder of The Mission Continues.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle 275: Benefits Breakdown, Office of Harassment and Assault Prevention

    April 25, 2022

    This week’s Borne the Battle–a benefits breakdown—features the Office of Harassment and Assault Prevention. The office’s goal is simple: All those who visit a VA facility should be treated with dignity and respect.