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Help For Veterans & Military Families: Headstrong Project

Season 8 Episode 2 | 26m 47s

A confidential mental health resource for active military and veterans treats the invisible wounds of war, lowers barriers to care, and serves the entire family facing a wide range of mental health issues including PTSD, chemical dependency, and suicide prevention. Guest: Headstrong Project CEO James D. McDonough, Jr. (COL U.S. Army Retired).

Aired: 04/30/23 | Expires: 04/03/26
Extras
Behavioral analysis, prescription compliance and more factors of successful treatment.
Research on rising rates among cultural groups, effective prevention, and more.
Treating anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating, and more food disorders.
Identifying risk factors, survivor grief, strategies for intervention, and more.
Self-reflection, connections, and more ways to improve neuroplasticity for healthy aging.
The role of environment and pre-existing risk factors in BPD has identified new therapies.
Recognizing anxiety or depression in children and when to seek medical treatment.
The brain biology behind relapse; the role of social and economic factors on mental health
The psychologist and MacArthur Fellow shares her experience as a researcher and patient.
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