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This is a set of resources on reintegration for returning service members, their family, friends and community supporters and the professionals who serve them
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The Writing Assignment That Changes Lives

The Writing Assignment That Changes Lives | Reintegration | Scoop.it
Goal-setting closed achievement gaps in a recent experiment. The key element? Students put their thoughts in writing.
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I think that this sort of writing could be of real benefit to returning service members.

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Empowering career search and enrichment: Zeroing in on Your Work Values

Empowering career search and enrichment: Zeroing in on Your Work Values | Reintegration | Scoop.it
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Here is our latest post on reintegration, focusing on using Thinking and Feeling to identify key workplace values #MBTI

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Army program aims to dispel myths about hiring wounded warriors

Army program aims to dispel myths about hiring wounded warriors | Reintegration | Scoop.it
With post-9/11 veterans facing an unemployment rate of more than 10 percent, a new Army campaign is taking aim at roadblocks many returning soldiers face as they reenter the workplace.
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Stories From A New Generation Of American Soldiers : NPR

More than 10 years since a new generation of Americans went into combat, the soldiers themselves are starting to write the story of war.
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Disaster Response Veterans Service Organization | Team Rubicon

Disaster Response Veterans Service Organization | Team Rubicon | Reintegration | Scoop.it
Team Rubicon is a disaster relief group that arrives first during humanitarian disasters. Find out more about our unique mission here.

 

Harnessing the power of our veterans.

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Encouraging Young Americans to Value Military Service - sacbee.com

Encouraging Young Americans to Value Military Service - sacbee.com | Reintegration | Scoop.it
/PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to help young people become aware of the sacrifices that military members and their families make on a daily basis, The Code of Support Foundation (COSF) is launching a series of nationwide design contests for students...
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PROJECT SANCTUARY: Where Military Families Reconnect | Joining Forces Community Challenge

PROJECT SANCTUARY: Where Military Families Reconnect | Joining Forces Community Challenge | Reintegration | Scoop.it
PROJECT SANCTUARY  Parker, CO  720-561-9193
Nominated by: Marci Smith (marci2727@aol.com)
Project Sanctuary is an innovative veteran non-profit organization that brings military families together following deployments.
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Souvenirs || About the Film

Lyrical, intimate and sometimes humorous, Souvenirs is a eulogy in film. Following Vietnam Veteran Andy Pelecis' suicide, his daughter Mara seeks to understand Why he was the way he was. In meeting with other war veterans, she witnesses the labyrinth of surviving the peace. With each Vet she meets, she finds a piece of her dad.

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Returning from the War Zone Guides - National Center for PTSD

Returning from the War Zone Guides - National Center for PTSD | Reintegration | Scoop.it
War Zone Guides for Service Members and their Families (Ready to welcome your #Veteran home from combat?
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Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — When terrifying battlefield memories come rushing back, causing night sweats, flashbacks or a panic attack, some troops and vets now find comfort by reaching for their smartphones.
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Missing credentials hamper jobless veterans - Reuters

Missing credentials hamper jobless veterans - Reuters | Reintegration | Scoop.it

Reuters Missing credentials hamper jobless veterans Now back in the United States, she gets by on her husband's salary, which will be cut by more than half when he retires from the military as soon as next year.

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Obama Foodorama: Transcript: First Lady Obama, Dr. Biden's Remarks, Joining Forces Military Family Cookout

Obama Foodorama: Transcript: First Lady Obama, Dr. Biden's Remarks, Joining Forces Military Family Cookout | Reintegration | Scoop.it
Recognizing our military families -...http://fb.me/17W1nLcbu...
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1065 - 10 Things I Learned in the Army… | The Venn Leader

1065 - 10 Things I Learned in the Army… | The Venn Leader | Reintegration | Scoop.it
In this post I talk about some things I learned in the Army. It's not all inclusive - but it's a start...

Via Dan Forbes
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How can you use what you've learned during your service in your post-service life?

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Pentagon helps troops move into civilian life

Pentagon helps troops move into civilian life | Reintegration | Scoop.it
1.2 million soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines will go through at least initial phases of the new transition effort in the next four years.
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Vets Help Others Move From Combat To College : NPR

With thousands of veterans home from the Iraq war and thousands more coming home from Afghanistan, colleges across the country are addressing ways to meet their needs.
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Patriotic Veteran Programs | Hirepatriots.com | Jobs for Vets ...

Patriotic Veteran Programs | Hirepatriots.com | Jobs for Vets ... | Reintegration | Scoop.it

A range of efforts aimed at improving the lives of veterans at work and at home

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Jill Biden Visits USC For Roundtable On Military Students Needs | Neon Tommy

Jill Biden Visits USC For Roundtable On Military Students Needs | Neon Tommy | Reintegration | Scoop.it
RT @USCedu: Dr.Jill #Biden visited USC yesterday to learn about a @uscsocialwork education program for #military families: http://t.co/gOTvVlg9...
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HeartsApart.org-Keeping Military Families Connected | Joining Forces Community Challenge

HeartsApart.org-Keeping Military Families Connected | Joining Forces Community Challenge | Reintegration | Scoop.it
HeartsApart.org
P.O. Box 1699
Wilmington, NC 28402
mary@heartsapart.org
910-815-3880 ext 7198
HeartsApart.org was created to keep families connected while our military men and women are serving abroad.
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Book Review - 'The Good Soldiers,' by David Finkel - Review - NYTimes.com

Book Review - 'The Good Soldiers,' by David Finkel - Review - NYTimes.com | Reintegration | Scoop.it

A review of the amazing true story of Battalion 2-16 during the "surge" in Iraq - some insights here on what soldiers bring to the reintegration journey.

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Opting Out of Military Service - Military Missions Inc

Opting Out of Military Service - Military Missions Inc | Reintegration | Scoop.it
Our family will, however, continue to serve and support our military, their families, and our veterans by giving our time and our talents to meet the needs here on the homefront. ...
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My San Diego: Empowering students, veterans helps all of us - SignOnSanDiego.com

My San Diego: Empowering students, veterans helps all of us - SignOnSanDiego.com | Reintegration | Scoop.it
My San Diego: Empowering students, veterans helps all of usSignOnSanDiego.comThe unemployment rate of our men and women returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan is deplorable – and we must make it better.
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