White Supremacists and Anti-American Activity Condemned by Nation’s...
Today, in response to events over the weekend in Charlottesville, VA, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), the leading post-9/11 veterans organization with over 400,000 members worldwide, condemns the violence and any anti-American activity by white supremacists.
What the New RAND Study Tells Us About Mental Health in the Military Today
On Monday, RAND Corporation released a study following almost 39,000 active duty service members diagnosed with either Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or depression as they moved through the Military Health System (MHS). Looking at their medical records and self-completed surveys, the study gives us a picture of how the service members fared on access to treatment and mental health services.
In 2012, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America saw a need to create a safety net for transitioning veterans to connect them to the extensive, but often fragmented, network of support systems and resources available to them.