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Transitioning From Active Duty to Civilian Life

Shifting from military life can be a delicate transition, especially if you served for many years or have retired for medical reasons. It is during this time that many veterans find themselves at a crossroads which can lead them down a path of health and success, or a route to addiction and self-destruction. The choices made at the beginning of this journey will create the foundation of that path, which is why it is so crucial to be properly educated on the hurdles, pitfalls and support resources that await.

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How to Maintain Healthy Boundaries with Clients

How to Maintain Healthy Boundaries with Clients Understanding boundaries is an important step to achieving physical and emotional health. They can empower you, protect your self-esteem, and lead to healthy relationships in your personal and professional life. Boundaries are limits or rules that help us understand what is safe and permissible, when dealing with other…

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Through Their Eyes

My Why

Olivia Jenkins - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Olivia Jenkins

Olivia Jenkins Culinary Team Member Olivia was born in Pensacola, Florida.  She is one of three biological siblings, but Olivia has eight brothers and sisters. She comes from a blended family.  At the age of 12, she relocated to Bandera, Texas with her mother.  Once in Bandera, she began her life in the Hill Country…

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Patricia Jureczki - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Patricia Jureczki

Patricia Jureczki CR Manager Tricia was born in San Antonio Tx where she lived for 8 years until her parents’ divorced. Her mother moved them out to Bandera Texas, where she attended Bandera high school and graduated in 2018. She is the second oldest of 5 girls and has always shown amazing leadership skills, a…

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Roxy Fox - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Roxy Fox

Roxy Fox Nurse Manager I enjoy relaxing by the pool and traveling.  I love to go see new places, meet new people and experience other cultures.   I am mom to 2 children who are now in their 30’s which seems very weird to say since I remember when I was 30.  I am grandma to…

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Kelly Wylie - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Kelly Wylie

Kelly Wylie LCDC Intern Kelly was born and raised in Houston, Tx but she has called the hill country home since 2021. Kelly has 3 kids, and for most of their life she was a stay-at-home mom. Her son Chase, passed away after a 5-year battle with leukemia and it led her into addiction. After getting sober and realizing…

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Mark "Abdul" Saunders - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Mark “Abdul” Saunders

Mark “Abdul” Saunders LCDC Mark Saunders, Who goes by Abdul is a LCDC and graduate student at Austin Community College with an AAS degree in Human Services, after attending Texas College in Tyler, Texas for 4 years. I Played basketball and got drafted by CBA (Continental Basketball Association) in 1986 and left school to pursue…

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Briar Cox - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Briar Cox

Briar Cox CR Briar was born in Henrico, VA and, in early years, lived in King William County before moving and settling in Caroline County. Briar was then homeschooled and excelled academically. Briar has always had a passion for farming. Living on a family owned farm with his mother and step-father made his dream come…

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Emily Cox - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Emily Cox

Emily Cox RN Emily Cox was born in Indiana, raised in Michigan and has called Virginia home for 22 years.  Emily has been married to her husband, Chris, for 13 years.  She is “mumma” to Kylie and Kayla and stepmom to 3 bonus children. Emily completed her nursing degree in 2005 and has worked in…

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Twbomly, K. Headshot - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Kyle Twombly

Kyle Twombly Med Tech/ EMT Kyle grew up in Virginia where he faced his own struggles growing up. Watching his mom struggle and being placed by social services to live with his grandparents for a few years as a young kid he learned quickly about life’s struggles. At 18 he joined his local volunteer fire…

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