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It’s OK To Be OK: Successfully Overcoming The Effects Of Combat Trauma – by Mental Health America of Spartanburg County

May 19, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

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It's OK To Be OK: Successfully Overcoming The Effects Of Combat Trauma - by Mental Health America of Spartanburg County
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IT’S OK TO BE OK: SUCCESSFULLY OVERCOMING THE EFFECTS OF COMBAT TRAUMA

Mental Health America of Spartanburg County hosts this special event for May as Mental Health Month.

Join us for a distinguished panel discussion with local area influencers about mental health, compassion and overcoming challenges.

For questions or more information, please contact MHA Spartanburg’s Executive Director Maggie Gainey… 864-345-0014 or [email protected]

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THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2022

Legion Hall // American Post 28 // Duncan Park

94 West Park Drive // Spartanburg, SC 29306

> 5:30 PM … Networking & Refreshments

> 6:00 PM …Panel Discussion

> 7:30 PM … Closing Remarks

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MODERATOR & PANEL

> Jody Stedman, Lieutenant Colonel US Army (Ret), Operation Noble Eagle, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, Chaplain of Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Frank Montgomery Chapter 3

> Jim Rentz, DMin, Chaplain (CPT) US Army, Vietnam, 44 years pastoral counselor and educator

> Claude Schmid, Colonel US Army (Ret), Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, Founder of Veteran’s Last Patrol

> Peter Moore, PhD, Lieutenant Colonel SCNG (Ret), Vietnam, Desert Storm I, 40 years psychologist, 30 years member of Spartanburg Symphony Orchestra

> David Heatherly, PhD, Medic US Army, Vietnam, 42 years marriage and family therapist

Sara McAvoy, LMSW, West Point class of 2004, Transportation Officer US Army, Operation Iraqi Freedom, psychotherapist

REGISTER NOW 

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EVENT SPONSORS

  • Upstate Warrior Solution
  • Veteran’s Last Patrol
  • Disabled American Veterans
  • Vietnam Veterans of America
  • National Guard Association
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • American Legion Post 28
  • The National Guard Retired