Links & Resources

The following links are not exhaustive of the resources available to service members and veterans.

 

War Trauma Resources

This is a listing and description of 500+ resources for Service Members, veterans and their families.  The list is compiled and maintained by Dr. Ray Monsour Scurfield, Professor Emeritus of Social Work, University of Southern Mississippi.  Dr. Scurfield is also in private practice with Advanced Psychotherapy located in Gulfport, MS. Updated October 2012

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Organizations

www.ncptsd.org

www.hand2handcontact.org

 

TBI

http://www.polytrauma.va.gov/understanding-tbi/

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/tbi/tbi.htm

http://www.traumaticbraininjury.com/

http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d08276.pdf

How to Talk to Kids About a Parent’s Brain Injury

 

PTSD

www.giftfromwithin.org

www.ptsdinfo.org

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001923/

http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/index.shtml

http://www.ptsd.va.gov/

http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/pages/va-ptsd-treatment-programs.asp

Coping With a Spouse Who Has PTSD

Self-Help Strategies for PTSD

 

Comorbid TBI and PTSD Conditions

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC395832/

http://www.nashia.org/docs/quick_white.pdf

http://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/pages/traumatic-brain-injury-ptsd.asp

http://armyreservistwife.blogspot.com/

PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injury: Trauma Inside Out

 

Miscellaneous Resources

Coming Home from Deployment: The New “Normal”

Grants for Home Modification: 16 Resources for Homeowners with Disabilities

Signs of Suicide: How to Help

How & When to Hang the American Flag

A Guide to Cremation and Burial for Veterans: Everything You Need to Know for Making Proper Final Arrangements

Interested in Using a VA Home Loan? Here’s What You Need to Know