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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National Center for PTSD
Semper Fi Fund
Wounded Warrior Project
American Red Cross
America’s Fund
EOD Warrior Foundation
Chad Greenway’s Lead the Way Foundation
Navy SEAL Foundation
Operation Comfort
Task Force Dagger Foundation
Troops Need You 
Wings for Warriors
Homes Fit for Heroes
Green Beret Foundation
Make the Connection
Mesothelioma Veterans Center
Lifeline for Vets
Outward Bound, “Reenergizing Veterans Through Adventure and Challenge”
“Complex PTSD” U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, “How to Start and Facilitate Support Groups for Veterans”
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, “PTSD Treatment”


Understanding TBI

TBI Information Page

Traumatic Brain Injury Website

TBI Veteran Screening and Evaluation Study

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


Gift From Within

PTSD Information

About PTSD

PTSD Overview

VA National Center For PTSD

Self-Help Strategies for PTSD

Comorbid TBI and PTSD Conditions

(Comorbid conditions, or comorbidities, are two or more conditions that happen to occur in the same patient, at the same time)

PTSD In Patients With TBI


SD & TBI Quick Facts

Living With PTSD and TBI

Miscellaneous Resources

Veterans’ mental health care guide

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

Personal Loans for Bad Credit: Building a Good Life with a Bad Credit Loan

Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act

Best Sports & Hobbies For Military Veterans

Employment  private security sector for veterans

The Ultimate Guide to Senior Veterans Benefits

Military to Civilian Resume Sample & Guide for Veterans