Secretary Wilkie discussed the Trump Administration’s plan to prevent veteran suicide and outlined how the VA will implement the kinds of sweeping organizational changes needed to optimize new technologies and innovations and provide veterans with modern services.
Take a look inside the StrongMind training session that took place at the North Texas VA last week and hear what Dr. Albert “Skip” Rizzo had to say about the revolutionary technology used in the virtual reality therapy program to treat post-traumatic stress in Veterans. Thirteen virtual reality therapy systems have been donated to VA Hospitals across the country courtesy of SoldierStrong, a national non-profit organization committed to helping Veterans take their next steps into life after service. For more information about the StrongMind program and how virtual reality therapy is used to treat PTS, please click here: https://www.soldierstrong.org/strongmind/
Get an inside look at the StrongMind training session that took place at the Charles George VA in Asheville, North Carolina earlier this week. The StrongMind therapy program utilizes the revolutionary BraveMind virtual reality technology to treat post-traumatic stress in Veterans. Thirteen virtual reality systems have been donated to VA Hospitals across the country courtesy of the national non-profit organization SoldierStrong.
A South Carolina man beat the world record for the fastest time to finish a marathon in an exoskeleton suit at the 2020 Charleston Marathon. Fantastic read, especially as exoskeletons are used at VA facilities across the country to help so many of our Veterans stand and walk again after becoming paralyzed during their service and after their return home.