Founder and Executive Director, 23rd Veteran
Founder, Reset Coaching - Retired Navy Chaplain
In honor of Veterans Day, I’ve invited Brandon and Mike Waldron the Founder and Executive Director of 23rd Veteran, to join me on the show to discuss the distinctive aspects of their program, its vital importance, and the broader challenges veterans face during their transition to civilian life. We also explore the valuable leadership lessons veterans carry with them from their military service.
I hope their insights inspire you to take action this week, whether by supporting a veteran or contributing to organizations like 23rd Veteran.
[spp-timestamp time="00:00"] – Veterans often grapple with isolation, negatively impacting their mental health. Listen in to hear what factors contribute to this issue.
[spp-timestamp time="02:08"] – Mike Waldron shares his personal journey and how he founded 23rd Veteran after overcoming combat stress and PTSD through socialization and fitness. He introduces listeners to 23rd Veteran which offers a unique mental health program, featuring outdoor wellness adventures and group therapy.
[spp-timestamp time="07:15"] – How 23rd Veteran fosters camaraderie and trust through outdoor trips, creating positive memories and stronger bonds among veterans.
[spp-timestamp time="14:11"] – The biggest challenges veterans face reintegrating into civilian life.
[spp-timestamp time="16:28"] – The guests share the deeper leadership lessons from the military.
[spp-timestamp time="24:39"] – How you can help foster camaraderie and build trust with the veterans in your life.
[spp-timestamp time="29:18"] – Visit the 23rd Veteran’s website at 23rdveteran.org to help veterans in need and to support their vital work.
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