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Complex Trauma with Women Veterans

By Mary Ann Mayer / May 1, 2017

Many of the women veterans I serve suffer from complex trauma. Women veterans have a higher rate of childhood abuse…

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Women Veteran Outreach Update from Leaphy Khim – CSULB, American Legion 43

By Leaphy Khim / April 27, 2017

Here’s a quick Women Veteran Outreach Update from the NVF Women Veteran Outreach Coordinator Leaphy Khim. Leaphy Khim served the…

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Transitioning from Military to Civilian: The Unique Challenges of Female Veterans

By National Veterans Foundation / January 24, 2017

All veterans returning home from long periods in service face a range of difficult challenges. From narrowing opportunities to trouble…

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Introducing Our New Staff Members

By National Veterans Foundation / October 31, 2016

The National Veterans Foundation welcomes three new staff members to our team.   Mary Ann Mayer, Counselor, MSW, ACSW Mary…

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Why Honoring Women Veterans is so Important and How to Do This

By National Veterans Foundation / June 16, 2016

While many people think about veterans and how to honor these brave individuals, honoring women veterans specifically is often overlooked.…

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Facts About Vietnam Women Veterans you May not Know

By National Veterans Foundation / February 8, 2016

Finally, Vietnam veterans are receiving their just due. When Vietnam vets returned home they were not met with the appreciation…

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What are the Biggest Obstacles Female Veterans Face in America?

By National Veterans Foundation / February 3, 2016

Even though the current percentage of United States Veterans that are women is 10 percent, female veterans are often overlooked.…

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LACo. Womens Military and Veterans Program

By National Veterans Foundation / January 12, 2016

The LACo Women’s Military and Veterans Program this Saturday January 16th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. Featuring a conversation…

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