Tag: homeless Veterans

Homeless with PTSD

Like a rat in a hole I recently met a gentleman at the Lake Baldwin VA Medical Center in Orlando, Florida. He was disheveled and appeared annoyed.  The man was muttering to himself a little too loud. I sat down beside him and asked if I could help. “Why do you want to talk to

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Homeless Veteran with PTSD

Like a rat in a hole I recently met a gentleman at the Lake Baldwin VA Medical Center in Orlando, Florida. He was disheveled and appeared annoyed.  The man was muttering to himself a little too loud. I sat down beside him and asked if I could help. “Why do you want to talk to

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Tri-West Providers

Who is a Tri-West Provider A Veteran who contacted me was concerned tha his provider was going to leave option with TriWest implementation. Now that the Mission Act has kicked in, some things have changed confusing veterans and ptoviders. Specically for those veterand who had CHOICE45, the need to know just how to find a

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Rating Process for VA is no Fun

Rating Process No Fun I have been busy for the past three weeks putting together a “Personal Statement for the VA” to submit to the Veterans Administration, along with the paperwork the PVA is going to submit on my behalf.  Upon finishing, the Personal Statement, it became clear that I have a lot of well

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PTSD Month is June 2019

June 8, 2019 – June is PTSD month. 22 Veterans commit suicide each day; get to know your neighbors. Yesterday I was sitting at the Orlando Veterans Hospital at Lake Nona in the lobby at the back entrance next to the Emergency Room.  A woman, appearing to be in her mid to late 70s, sat

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