A few years ago my tooth got infected on the weekend so I went to the VA ER for some relief. A nurse took care of me, she was so kind and compassionate and knowledgeable. She spoke fondly of a time when the VA had dentists available on the weekends and facilities were better staffed. It made me sad to see her so wistful of the VA she remembered where veterans were taken care of … [Read more...] about A VA ER visit enlightened me to what the VA was at one time.
I founded HadIt.com on Jan 20, 1997. I entered the VA system early in 1991 after separating from the Navy in Dec 1990. I actually had the idea to create something before I discovered the internet in 1994/1995. With the internet I realized I can do so much more than any little analog thing I could put together. I thought I could reach a few veterans who could reach a … [Read more...] about HadIt.com 22 Years and 12 VA Secretaries Later
Buying a new car is stressful, add PTSD and you got yourself a little hard ball starting to grow in your stomach or so I thought. I got to tell you this last purchase was so stress free it was almost a pleasure to sign up for a new payment. Got a minivan and a Great deal and Stress free, what a refreshing experience. We choose the 2017 Pacifica we are adding another baby to the … [Read more...] about Managing PTSD anxiety and buying a minivan…
http://www.blogtalkradio.com/haditcom/2016/01/30/still-serving-podcast-for-veteran-entrepreneurs--shark-tank-contestant-angela … [Read more...] about Still Serving™ Podcast for Veteran Entrepreneurs – Shark Tank Contestant Angela
My primary care doc is a PA, I'm not complaining about her. What I am complaining about today is policy. There is policy from what I understand from my PA, that appointments shouldn't go over about 15 minutes and you can only discuss 1 issue at a time. If you have another issue, you have to make another appointment. I realize there aren't enough docs to take care of all the … [Read more...] about The 15 minute 1 issue visit at the VA Medical Center
I love Evernote and I hope you will too! There is a free version which works for most everyone or for $24.99 you get a year with 1 GB storage. Every copy and paste from the site I past into Evernote, I clip webpages that I want to remember. It is full text searchable so it makes it easy to find the note you know you wrote yourself about that TDIU issue. You can simply search … [Read more...] about Evernote A Great Way That I Keep All My Notes Together. I Love & Think You Will Too!
ENTREPRENEURSHIP BOOTCAMP FOR VETERANS WITH DISABILITIES https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IEClO2POME The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV) is a one-of-a-kind initiative that leverages the skills, resources and infrastructure of higher education to offer cutting-edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to … [Read more...] about ENTREPRENEURSHIP BOOTCAMP FOR VETERANS WITH DISABILITIES
I Wanna Be Sedated - Ramones Hair Of The Dog - Nazereth (Chorus) Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd (Probably anything from Pink Floyd) Shattered - Rolling Stones 19th Nervous Breakdown - Rolling Stones Mother's Little Helper - Rolling Stones Blaze Of Glory - The Alarm One Way Out - The Allman Brothers Shark Attack - JAWS … [Read more...] about 9 Ringtones Not To Use in your Therapists’ Office
I was aware that my enthusiasm didn't match my skills, I just moved forward. Skills are easier to acquire than enthusiasm or passion. … [Read more...] about Skills v Passion
Balancing a pencil on my finger Organizing Stones To ground myself brush my teeth Memory Problems Alarms - Phone, Clocks, Timers and assorted other tricks. Gmail will send a text message to your phone. … [Read more...] about Things I do to help with PTSD, I know I am bit odd