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Trump says California shooting highlights need to treat veterans with PTSDhttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/Trump-says-California-shooting-highlights-need-to-treat-veterans-with-PTSD.aspx11/9/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleTrump says California shooting highlights need to treat veterans with PTSDTASK AND PURPOSE -- President Donald Trump has linked the recent mass shooting in California with the need to treat combat veterans suffering with Post Traumatic Stress.
Veterans Day: reasons to observehttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/Veterans-Day-reasons-to-observe.aspx11/9/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleVeterans Day: reasons to observeMILITARY CONNECTION -- Veterans Day was originally coined as Armistice Day on November 11, 1919. It was a commemoration of the first anniversary of the end of World War 1.
VA secretary has begun planning budget cuts requested by Trumphttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/VA-secretary-has-begun-planning-budget-cuts-requested-by-Trump.aspx11/9/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleVA secretary has begun planning budget cuts requested by TrumpSTARS AND STRIPES -- Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie said Friday that he has begun forming a plan to cut the agency’s budget as President Donald Trump requested during a Cabinet meeting last month.
Trump rankles veterans with comments about PTSD and California shooterhttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/Trump-rankles-veterans-with-comments-about-PTSD-and-California-shooter.aspx11/9/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleTrump rankles veterans with comments about PTSD and California shooterTHE WASHINGTON POST -- Some veterans and mental-health advocates bristled at President Trump’s comments regarding the Thousand Oaks shooter and post-traumatic stress disorder, saying such broad-based remarks risked fueling inaccurate stereotypes ...
Don't let California shooting stigmatize veterans with PTSDhttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/Don't-let-California-shooting-stigmatize-veterans-with-PTSD.aspx11/9/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleDon't let California shooting stigmatize veterans with PTSDCALLER TIMES -- It’s happened again. Another mass shooting, this time in a California bar, takes 13 innocent lives. It’s a heinous act that should have never happened.
I found the answer to life after the military in helping vets and communitieshttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/I-found-the-answer-to-life-after-the-military-in-helping-vets-and-communities.aspx11/9/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleI found the answer to life after the military in helping vets and communitiesTASK & PURPOSE --- “I found a job serving my fellow veterans. Thirty of the States and Territories have County Veteran Service Officers. Most states require that the position is held by a veteran.
As more female vets head to Congress, there’s a new push to change VA’s male-focused mottohttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/As-more-female-vets-head-to-Congress,-there’s-a-new-push-to-change-VA’s-male-focused-motto.aspx11/8/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleAs more female vets head to Congress, there’s a new push to change VA’s male-focused mottoMILITARY TIMES -- After three new female veterans won election in Tuesday’s midterms, two female Democratic lawmakers are again pushing the Department of Veterans Affairs to change its motto to “be more inclusive to women.”
In the last hours of World War I, a terrible tollhttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/In-the-last-hours-of-World-War-I,-a-terrible-toll.aspx11/8/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleIn the last hours of World War I, a terrible tollMILITARY TIMES -- Augustin Trebuchon is buried beneath a white lie. His tiny plot is almost on the front line where the guns finally fell silent at 11 a.m. on the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, ...
This 98-year-old Army nurse discusses her World War II service in the Pacifichttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/This-98-year-old-Army-nurse-discusses-her-World-War-II-service-in-the-Pacific.aspx11/8/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleThis 98-year-old Army nurse discusses her World War II service in the PacificMILITARY TIMES -- WWII Army nurse Edith Petersen shares the story of her travels taking care of soldiers, starting with Australia. She was in Washington for an all-female honor flight from Nebraska in September.
A life of service beyond the battlefieldhttps://www.calvet.ca.gov/Pages/A-life-of-service-beyond-the-battlefield.aspx11/8/2018 8:00:00 AMtext/html; charset=utf-8 News ArticleA life of service beyond the battlefieldUCOP.EDU -- As an army infantryman in Iraq, Nathan Goncalves saw his share of grueling battles. But none quite prepared him for the transition from military to civilian life.

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