Tag Archives: military mental health

Was It All In My Head?

I left you all last time saying I would take you on my journey.  The journey of how fibro affected my profession, my family, my friends and me.  I will start with my profession; as this is the one area … Continue reading

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What Does PTSD Feel Like?

Let me start out by saying that I do *NOT* have PTSD though I know many that do. I do *NOT* know personally how it feels to live with the characteristics and symptoms often associated with PTSD, but I can … Continue reading

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#CrushTheStigma Wrap-up

For the second year Military Spouses of Strength has promoted our #CrushtheStigma campaign. Like last year we asked that you send in pictures of yourself, and those that you know; holding up our #CrushtheStigma campaign pledge signs – and your … Continue reading

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The Caregiver & PTSD

June is PTSD Awareness Month and while the focus is most often on those dealing with PTSD, we must not forget those who offer of themselves in the role of caregiver.  Caregivers are relied upon by those battling PTSD for … Continue reading

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#CrushtheStigma – Once and For All

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and Military Spouses of Strength has kicked off our #crushthestigma – One Conversation at a Time campaign.  This month MSoS will be raising awareness to breakdown the stigma associated with mental illness in the … Continue reading

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Validation  

Picture this; its 5:45 a.m. and your surrounded by five coworkers. When in the middle of conversations, your supervisor looks at you and says, “you look so much better now.  You look so happy and content.”  I can’t tell you … Continue reading

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MSoS Blog Introduction

Welcome! We are so glad that you have stumbled upon Military Spouses of Strength’s blog. The foundation of this blog is to give voice to military family members that are struggling with, overcoming, or striving through their own journey of … Continue reading

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