Disenfranchised Grief in Gold Star Families
Combat Stress Magazine: Summer/Fall 2022
Volume 11, Number 2
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By Kathy Platoni, PsyD, DAAPM, FAIS
COVID Players: Charting the Course
By LTC (Ret) Charlie Bass, MD, PhD
Disenfranchised Grief in Gold Star Military Families
By COL Paul T. Bartone, MSC (Ret), PhD and Kenneth Doka, PhD
Combat Stress Commentary: HR3967/S3373 PACT Act
By COL (Ret) DJ Reyes, US Army
Diagnostic and Treatment Complexities of Combat Stress
By Jeff Jernigan, PhD, BCPPC, FAIS
By Ron Rubenzer, EdD, MA, MPH, MSE, FAIS
Understanding a Shooting in Texas
By Robert B. (Scott) Kuhnen
The Stuff of War
By United States Marine Corps Veteran and Police Officer Joey R.
Let Them Heal
By Marla Friedman, PsyD
Editor In Chief
Daniel L. Kirsch, PhD, DAAPM, FAIS
Kathy Platoni, PsyD, DAAPM, FAIS
COL (RET), US Army
Josh Briley, PhD, FAIS
Reverend Charles Grantham, PhD, MSH, FAIS, APF
Jeff Jernigan, PhD, LPC, BCCPC, FAIS
Tom McMurtry, DAIS
John H. Thurman, Jr. M.Div., MA
Richard Young, PhD, FAIS
AIS Combat Stress Board
Chaired by Colonel Platoni, the role of this board is to develop initiatives and communications to serve the stress management needs of Service Members and Veterans.
Chair: Kathy Platoni, PsyD, DAAPM, FAIS
COL (RET), US Army, COL/Ohio Military Reserve/State Defense Forces,
Dayton SWAT, Editor, Combat Stress magazine
Richard S. Biehl, MA, FAIS, Police Chief (Ret), Dayton, Ohio
Brian S. Earthman MD, FAIS, Psychiatrist, MAJ (Ret), US Army Reserves, Medical Director, EPI, Inc.
Dave Fair, PhD, D Min. CMC, FAIS, Certified Master Chaplain, President ChaplainUSA, Senior Chaplain, Brown County, Office of Emergency Management
Charlie Bass, MD, PhD, FAIS, LTC (Ret), U.S. Army, Veteran of OIF/OEF
Daniel L. Kirsch, PhD, DAAPM, FAIS, Pain and Stress Specialist, US Navy Contractor (Ret), President, The American Institute of Stress
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