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Veterans Initiatives

More than 50 women veterans and service members, who were serving or had served in the military, attended retreats at Omega in the fall of 2014, and for many it was the first time they were exclusively among other women warriors. A year later,...

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The life-altering effects of post-traumatic stress among veterans often find expression in homelessness, domestic violence, addiction, suicide, and other...

Burnout. Compassion fatigue. Secondary traumatic stress. These are terms used to describe the emotional (and physical) drain experienced by many trauma workers.

The symptoms can mimic those of post-traumatic stress: feeling numb, anxious,...

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Today’s military women play powerful roles in our nation’s security and have equally important strengths to bring to our country...

Yoga is simple. It only takes a little attention, a little practice every day, and soon we realize we have developed a regular practice. We meditate for ten or fifteen minutes every morning; we do a regular asana practice. We use the breathing...

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Many of us live with the after effects of our training and preparation to go to war, as well as the after effects of war itself. The consequences of these...

For more than 20 years, Omega has offered hope and healing to veterans and family members dealing with issues of post-traumatic stress. Each year between May and October, we offer trainings and retreats for veterans and health-care professionals...

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