Part Three Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Survival and Resources

I can’t sleep.   My heart is racing.   I can’t sit in public without my back to a wall.   Large crowds make me anxious.   I hate lines.   Loud noises can make me jump.   Trash in or on the side of the road makes me tense.   These were my PTSD […]

Part Two Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Ozzie Martinez Story

Ozzie Martinez and Service Dog

Ozzie Martinez, a marine combat veteran, struggled deeply with PTSD after two deployments to Iraq. In Ozzie’s inspirational story, he emphasizes not only the importance of a positive mindset, but how to use that mindset to pick yourself back up, even when you’ve hit rock bottom. His family fled communist Cuba before he was born, […]

WHAT MOTIVATES YOU?

How do you stay motivated when you are having tough or hard days? Motivation is what pushes you forward to keep going. It is that motivation that gives you purpose. When that happens you must look back at what your purpose is in those times. You need to stay strong in the 5 aspects in […]

GETTING FIRED IS LIKE AN AMBUSH THAT KNOCKS YOU OFF YOUR FEET

GETTING FIRED IS LIKE AN AMBUSH THAT KNOCKS YOU OFF YOUR FEET This Thursday’s Overcome and Conquer podcast is sponsored by the Security Traders Association (STA). STA is a nonprofit organization made of 24 affiliates across the U.S. and Canada. This organization takes care of people that work in the financial industry. Those people are […]