Council’s Accomplishments since partnering with VISN 9 Leadership

August 23, 2015 0 Comments

First meeting with VISN 9 Network Director John Patrick, Dr. Farina-Morin and Joseph Shoeck and the Knoxville Regional Veterans Mental Health Council (Council). July 7,.

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Listen to our Sands Veterans about Readjustment and Peer Support

August 20, 2015 0 Comments

Yesterday our future council leaders were absolutely great during Randall Baxter’s, “The Veteran Next Door,” radio program.  Thank you, Randy, for allowing our young veterans.

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Council Elects Sands Veteran as new Secretary

August 17, 2015 0 Comments

On August 13, 2015 the Council unanimously elected it first OEF/OIF Veteran as a Council officer.  Adam Deffinger has been with LPG and Vet to.

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PTSD Awareness, Intervention, Awareness (PAIR) Training expands to Middle Tennessee

August 12, 2015 0 Comments

August 12, 2015 Vet to Vet Tennessee and their affiliate, Vet to Vet Middle Tennessee, entered into an agreement to provide PAIR training to the.

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PAIR training now available to Veteran Service Officers & Organizations

August 2, 2015 0 Comments

On July 30, 2015 the East Tennessee Veterans Treatment Court Committee presented our Council’s PAIR (PTSD Awareness, Intervention, Resolution) training in Monroe County TN thanks.

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Council’s One Year Report Card

July 26, 2015 0 Comments

The Council’s VA’s report card was approved by the Knoxville Regional Veterans Mental Health Council on July 22, 2015 and was submitted to VISN 9.

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Flag Ceremony to Honor Heroes

July 15, 2015 0 Comments

July 13, 2015 the Westmoreland Health and Rehabilitation Center located at 5837 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville, TN  and Legacy Peer Support Group (LPG) gathered at.

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The Unknowns

July 13, 2015 0 Comments

“The Unknowns” is a documentary film created by Army Veterans Neal Schrodetzki and Ethan Morse. Both were stationed at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

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America needs to recognize and celebrate its courageous female veterans

June 28, 2015 0 Comments

Invisible soldiers: America needs to recognize and celebrate its courageous female veterans Since 9/11, more than 200,000 women have been deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan,.

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2015 Korean Veteran Reunion

June 28, 2015 2 Comments

It was a huge success! Annual REX DAVIS Korean Veteran Luncheon Hosted by The Veteran Next Door.  There were over 200 attendees on June 25,.

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