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Marjorie Morrison is CEO of PsychArmor, an organization dedicated to bridging the military and civilian gap by educating America how to welcome back our warriors. PsychArmor provides trainings for mental health providers, human resource personnel, hospitals, volunteers, managers, etc. how to work confidently and effectively with military populations. PsychArmor also governs the 'Certified Military Mental Health Providers' exam, which they hope will become mandatory for all civilian clinician's working with the military.

Additionally, Morrison has brought an innovative proactive approach to mental health therapy throughout her work as a licensed psychotherapist. The successful preventative-counseling program for Drill Instructors she created and implemented has become a model for military mental health therapy and is now gaining active support in military circles and the U.S. House of Representatives.

She recently published her first book The Inside Battle: Our Military Mental Health Crisis, which chronicles her experience working inside a Marine base as an outsider. Join the conversation with Marjorie on Twitter and Facebook

FInd out more at www.PsychArmor.org

Entries by Marjorie Morrison

Six Degrees of Broken Washington

(9) Comments | Posted September 25, 2013 | 10:35 AM

We have seen the tragic headlines reporting how 12 innocent Americans were killed, and several others injured during a hideous mass shooting at a Navy Yard in D.C. Although this terrible event has received a lot of media attention, it's sad to say that it has paled in comparison to...

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Are Our Vets Getting a Bum Rap?

(5) Comments | Posted December 7, 2012 | 9:40 AM

Working with the military as a proactive mental health care provider gives me the opportunity to better understand our active duty service members and veterans. I have witnessed their dedication to duty, their strong moral standards and rich culture. Unfortunately, over the years that our country has moved to an...

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Our Military Mental Health Crisis: A Case for Proactive Counseling

(134) Comments | Posted September 24, 2012 | 6:45 PM

Marjorie Morrison is the author of the recently published "The Inside Battle: Our Military Mental Health Crisis" (Military Psychology Press, $8.99 ebook)

From 2005 to 2010, service members took their own lives at a rate of about one every 36 hours....

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