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John Janata

John Janata

“I tell vets they have to deal with their PTSD; repressing it thinking it will go away can affect their life and heath."

David Garcia

David Garcia

“It feels like I’ve ‘lost my honor.’ At MVP, they get what that expression means and understand how it makes me feel.”

Bobby Wise

Bobby Wise

“A lot of people don’t like to talk about their military service for a variety of reasons—possibly because of survivor guilt, showing signs of weakness or feeling guilty for never firing their gun. Emotional trauma doesn’t go away until you process it and you can’t process it until you talk about it, and if you don’t talk about it, it’ll just fester.”