Providing Mental Health Support for Veterans 

Our military veterans are one of the world’s most treasured populations. That being said, they are also one of the populations who is most effected by mental health ailments including traumatic brain injuries (also known as TBI’s), and Post Traumatic Stress (PTS).

On this episode of Calm, Cool and Connected we welcome Dr. Deb Wood. Deb is part of the Battle Dawgs organization. Their mission is “to empower our nation’s heroes through therapeutic and exciting experiences by harnessing the natural splendor of Alaska’s landscape and the majestic healing power of sled dogs.”

Listen in to find out more about what the Battle Dawgs do!

Key Takeaways from Dr. Wood: 

• Learn how dogs are used to help heal veterans and other first responders
• Hear about the Battle Dawgs incredible program in Alaska
• Find out what you can do to help someone who may be dealing PTS or suicidal thoughts
• Learn how to apply if you or someone you know could use the Battle Dawgs assistance

All of this and more, on this episode of Calm, Cool and Connected.

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