Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Wednesday Program Aims to Aid Vets and their Families

Blogger's Note: Taken from a posting on the Montgomery County Community College web site.

MCCC's Pottstown Campus, South Hall
POTTSTOWN -- The Montgomery County Community College campus in Pottstown will host an important program Wednesday for veterans and their families.

The Student Support and Referral Team, in partnership with the Montgomery County Vet Center, will present a program, “Stressors Affecting Veterans and Their Loved Ones and the Resources Available to Them.” at 7 p.m. 

Allison Stanco, MS, LPC, a Vet Center Readjustment Counseling Therapist and Bradley Herron, Vet Center Outreach Worker, will be the speakers.

Mr. Herron, who is also an Iraq/Afghanistan veteran and MCCC grad, will discuss his military experiences and the resources provided by the Vet Center.

Ms. Stanco will talk about post-traumatic stress disorder and military sexual trauma.

A question and answer period will conclude the program.

Free and open to the public, the program will be held in the Community Room of South Hall located at 101 College Dr. in Pottstown.

Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and the program will start at 7 p.m.  For more information contact Michael Ondo, Counselor/Advisor at mondo@mc3.edu.

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