A 4 session online workshop (or full day in person) specially designed for Military/Veteran families by a Vietnam era Combat Veteran (Jan McHenry). It uses some of the technology of brain science and some of the technology of a very powerful and highly regarded educational corporation. This is not a suicide prevention workshop, instead it is more like an Operator's Guide to Your Brain.
Commitment: Is for you to discover new ways to look at yourself, the world including your past and present circumstances. By seeing these things in a new light your past will no longer dictate to you how you feel and limit what actions you can take.
Outcomes: Upon completion You will experience more Power, Freedom, Full Self-expression, and Peace Of Mind.
Costs: Sponsors cover expenses so that it is FREE for our Service Members, Veterans and their adult family members or caregivers.
"As a Senior NCO with over 52 months of combat and many years of therapy, this workshop has brought peace, understanding, and shown me my life's purpose. All Senior leadership should take this. I can't thank you enough!"
Iraq & Afghanistan - Army Veteran
"I am at peace. I don't feel alone anymore. I can forgive myself and learn to love myself again."
Afghanistan - Navy Seal
"I have been in therapy for seven years and nothing has made this kind of difference. This workshop has changed my life and I can now have a great marriage and a better life."
Afghanistan - Army Nurse
"As a minister I struggle with what others think (a lot). This has helped me to write my own narrative and not allow others to tell my story of who I am."
1993 to 2001 - Marine
"As a Combat U.S. Marine, I encourage all my brothers & sisters to take advantage of this workshop. Life changing for sure."
Vietnam - Marine Combat Veteran
"This workshop has helped me deal with my PTSD. It has been more beneficial than any other help I have received!"
Iraq - Army Veteran
This course is designed for all Military Veterans (male or female), regardless of whether you had; A) served in a war zone, B) were in military operations, or C) experienced trauma in life.
It is also for impacted military family members (parents, spouse, adult children, etc.). We encourage providers that work with our Military or Veterans to attend.
You may experience memories about what happened to you and / or others. If you are unwilling to experience the emotions, feelings, body sensations and thoughts that may come up in these discussions, you should discuss this with us prior to the workshop.
If you have attempted suicide in the past 12 months, currently experiencing severe depression or are taking any Psychotropic drugs (those that affect the mind, emotions, or behavior) you should consider talking to your mental health professional before attending this workshop.
You and you alone are responsible for your well-being!
Online via Zoom and locations in WA & OR & CA are regularly scheduled, consider attending online or in person. With additional sponsorship we can bring this workshop to communities across the nation. To start the conversation for your community, send an email to Rod.Wittmier at na2evs.org.
On our events page, please find the Operation Veteran Freedom workshop most ideal for you, click Register to reserve your seat (and one for a significant other, adult family member/caregiver, and/or another Veteran). You might also consider our 45-minute Introduction to the workshop to meet the team and get any questions answered.
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