Insights: A Conversation With Jason Kander On Veteran's Mental Health And His New Book, "Invisible Storm: A Soldier's Memoir of Politics and PTSD"
On this episode of HPS Insights, Jason Kander, former Missouri Secretary of State and current President of National Expansion at Veterans Community Project, joins HPS Senior Director Rebecca Buck to discuss his new book, “Invisible Storm: A Soldier’s Memoir of Politics and PTSD.”
The two talk about Jason’s thoughts on and experiences with mental health, politics, and how our nation can better serve veterans. Tune in to hear about Jason’s personal and political journey, what led to him seeking treatment from the VA, and his thoughts on how the U.S. should improve trauma and PTSD screening among veterans returning from combat. Rebecca and Jason also discuss the intersection of mental health and public life and how public figures can set a positive example for others by talking about their mental health.
You can order Jason’s book online here or pick it up at your local bookstore.