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VETERANS CRISIS LINE

800-273-8255 -Press 1

The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1; chat online; or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

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LIVE ONLINE ASSISTANCE

c/o Tri-West - 1-866-284-3743

Military families often find themselves living through extraordinary circumstances and unusually stressful situations. Sometimes this means you may need additional resources, support tools, an experienced professional to talk to, behavioral health counseling or medical treatment to help you through.

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RAPID RESPONSE SUPPORT LINE

c/o Military Ministry - 800-444-6006

PTSD COACH

PTSD Coach mobile app wins FCC award for helping people use technology to manage PTSD symptoms.

The PTSD Coach app can help you learn about and manage symptoms that commonly occur after trauma. Features include:

  • Reliable information on PTSD and treatments that work.
  • Tools for screening and tracking your symptoms.
  • Convenient, easy-to-use skills to help you handle stress symptoms.
  • Direct links to support and help.
  • Always with you when you need it.

PTSD Coach was created by VA's National Center for PTSD and DoD's National Center for Telehealth & Technology.

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In Book Stores & Online Now:  Wounded Warrior, Wounded Home: Hope and Healing for Families Living with PTSD and TBI (Revell Books: A Division of Baker Publishing Group 2013).

Hundreds of women were interviewed about their experiences, what they have found as practical solutions and how they have witnessed God's hand and love and sovereignty on their home front.

Many of these interviews, excerpts and stories are included in the new book anonymously to protect relationships at home.  They are powerful and will serve to encourage women toward personal health and wellness.  Beauty from ashes! Thank you ladies for sharing your story, your heart and your trust with us.  We love you!

If you would like to receive notification of book signings and
interviews, please email us. Also, let us know if you would like to schedule an interview or host a book signing!

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Wounded Warrior, Wounded Home: Hope and Healing for Families Living with PTSD and TBI

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E-BOOKS

Hope for the Home Front explores the emotional and HFHF spiritual battlegrounds common in the experience of today's military wife. This book speaks from my personal experiences and offers scriptural encouragement to millions of others who bear similar burdens of fear, loneliness, anger, disappointment, temptation, frequent moves, single parenting, and separation from loved ones.

The truth, presented with humor and honesty, makes Hope for the Home Front a timely and timeless stronghold for its every reader.

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BOOKS

For Individuals and Small Groups:

When War Comes Home, by Chris and Rahnella Adsit, Marshele Carter Waddell

When War Comes Home: Christ-Centered Healing for Wives of Combat Veterans offers comfort and practical help to the wives of combat veterans struggling with the hidden wounds of war, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Insights from the medical and counseling community are wrapped in biblical principles and the shared experiences of other military wives.

ISBN-10: 1439208905 / ISBN-13: 978-1439208908 (284 pages)

Price: $23.99*
* Special price for Active Duty Military and Spouses: US $15

 
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Hope for the Home Front, by Marshele Carter Waddell

Hope for the Home Front: Winning the Emotional and Spiritual Battles of a Military Wife explores the emotional and spiritual battlegrounds common in the experience of today's military wife.

Hope for the Home Front speaks from the author's personal experiences and offers Scriptural encouragement to millions of others who bear similar burdens of fear, loneliness, anger, disappointment, temptation, frequent moves, single parenting and separation from loved ones.

ISBN-10: 0972948805 / ISBN-13: 978-0972948807 (162 pages)

Price: $11.99

         

 

 

Hope for the Home Front Bible Study, by Marshele Carter Waddell

Hope for the Home Front Bible Study - Military wives are welcoming a recently published Bible study written just for them.

This study is a call to arms for every service member's wife who wants to learn how to live with victory in the military lifestyle.

ISBN-10: 159669033X / ISBN-13: 978-1596690332 (256 pages)

Price: $14.99

         

 


Faith Deployed: Daily Encouragement for Military Wives, by Jocelyn Green

Faith Deployed: Daily Encouragement for Military Wives - This book is a collection of devotions that addresses the challenges military wives face when their husbands are away.

 

ISBN-10: 0802452507 / ISBN-13: 978-0802452504

Price: $9.99

         

 


 

Big Boss Brain
by Shannon Maxwell

When a parent has a brain injury, a child's world is irreversibly changed. "The often invisible effects of TBI are difficult for adults to fully comprehend; more so for children who are discovering the world around them," says author Shannon Maxwell. "Big Boss Brain is our way of providing children with a vehicle to understand TBI and realize that they are not alone." Colorfully illustrated, this book is an essential tool for parents with children in elementary and middle school.

Price: $16.00 | Enter Coupon Code HOPE for 10% discount

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Daddy's Home
by Carolina Nadel

As service members and veterans return home from combat and have symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD, their young children are often confused by a parent's actions and behavior. The initial excitement of having Daddy home (or Mommy) can change as children adjust to new routines. A parent's nightmares, short tempers, flashbacks, and avoidance can frighten and confuse children. PTSD can change a parent and this can be scary and upsetting for young children. This picture story book helps small children understand PTSD and gives reassurance of a parent's love. Highly recommended for families with young children whose parent has come home from Iraq or Afghanistan.

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Explaining Brain Injury, Blast Injury and PTSD to Children and Teens
Marilyn Lash, M.S.W., Janelle Breese Biagioni and Tonya Hellard

When a parent is injured, sons and daughters often feel confused, scared, anxious and angry. This guide helps parents explain the physical, cognitive, behavioral, social and communicative changes that can follow a brain injury, blast injury or PTSD. Using examples from children of all ages, it helps them understand their emotional reactions to a parent's injury or PTSD. Each chapter has an exercise for children and practical tips for children, parents and professionals.

Price: $25.00 | Enter Coupon Code HOPE for 10% discount

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Living with Blast Injuries, PTSD and TBI

Designed as an information and reference book for veterans, caregivers and families, this special collection of articles has practical tips and strategies that address issues commonly experienced by injured veterans with PTSD, concussion or TBI. Sections include articles on brain trauma, concussion or mild brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, intimacy and sex, caregiving, emotions, behavior, cognition, memory, school and work.

Price: $35.00 | Enter Coupon Code HOPE for 10% discount

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Our Daddy is Invincible
by Shannon Maxwell (Illustrations by Liza Biggers)

Traumatic brain injury can result in confusing and frightening changes in a parent. Children already under the stress of a parent's deployment face new fears when a mother or father is injured. This story book helps children understand the wounds of war and their emotions and reactions to the physical, emotional, cognitive and behavioral changes in their mother or father. Based on the author's experience with her children when their father sustained a traumatic brain injury in Iraq, the powerful illustrations help children understand and cope with their fears, questions and hopes for the future.

Price: $16.00 | Enter Coupon Code HOPE for 10% discount

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Veterans Tool Kit on Blast Injury, TBI and PTSD

As service members and veterans come home from war, they and their families face new challenges living with the effects of blast injuries, traumatic brain injury (TBI), and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This special collection of 4 books gives families, caregivers and clinicians resources, tools and strategies. It includes an information and resource guide (Living with Blast Injuries, PTSD and TBI); a children's book (Our Daddy's Invincible); a workbook (The PTSD Workbook); and personal essays (Meditations on Brain Injury).

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