After his wife encouraged him to seek mental health support, Jeff, a U.S. Army Veteran, learned to confront his anger and other challenges with EMDR therapy and recreational therapy, including gymnastics and dance.
October 29, 2019 | 4-minute readPTSD, Family and Relationships, Traumatic Brain Injury
When a friend called Matt to say, “If you ever run into my family or anything, will you just tell ‘em that I love ‘em,” Matt rushed over to help. Two things happened: He helped save a life, and he realized that maybe he needed help, too.
September 3, 2019 | 4-minute readFeelings of Hopelessness, Suicide
Rick, a U.S. Navy Veteran, overcame PTSD and problems with alcohol through cognitive behavioral therapy, group therapy, and more.
August 27, 2019 | 3-minute readPTSD, Problems with Drugs, Problems with Alcohol
“The Moment When,” Make the Connection’s latest public service announcement, encourages Vietnam Veterans to reach out for resources to help manage mental health challenges and reconnect with their families.
August 19, 2019 | 2-minute readFamily and Relationships, Retirement and Aging