Category Archives: Uncategorized

Integrity–A Personal Code of Conduct

Welcome back to my blog!  In the space between my last Blog in May and this one, I lost a little steam.  This is the fifth blog post in a series of six that focus on the Aspire Values.  Ironically, … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Uncategorized, Veterans, Workplace Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Suicide Risk: Clinical Training

In my last post I wrote about Aspire’s BHAG (Big Hairy Audacious Goal) of 0 after 5 (zero suicides after 5 years), in a post titled, “0 in 5: Our Suicide Goal”. In that post I outlined our 5 steps … Continue reading

Posted in Clinical Protocols, Integrated Healthcare, Mental Health, Suicide Prevention, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

0 in 5: Our Suicide Goal

Many of us have seen on Facebook  the #22PushupChallenge to honor the 22 deaths by suicide within our veteran population a day.  And you may or may not know that suicide continues to be identified as a one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Clinical Protocols, Mental Health, Suicide Prevention, Uncategorized, Veterans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

“Medal Winning” Videos of Homelessness

With the Olympics wrapping up yesterday, our minds have been saturated over the last two weeks with the images of bronze, silver, and gold. These colors have taken on great symbolism as the brand of remarkable achievement. In this spirit … Continue reading

Posted in Addiction, Health, Homelessness, Housing, Mental Health, Mental Illness, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Housing, an Important part of HEALTH!

When we talk about health, we often take our homes for granted. If you were to walk out of a doctor’s office with a prescription for insulin or orders to lower your stress by getting more sleep, how would you … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Homelessness, Housing, Integrated Healthcare, Mental Health, Primary Care, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Big Lens Video Contest

Sometimes a fresh perspective is needed to find insight, solve a long standing problem, or to rejuvenate the mind. Here at Aspire we work hard to tell our story in ways that are relevant to you and through mediums that are easily … Continue reading

Posted in Integrated Healthcare, Marketing, Social Media, Uncategorized, Workplace Culture | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“As Seen On TV”

When I think of outlandish claims, the phrase “As seen on TV” instantly comes to mind. Whether it’s indestructible hoses, pajama jeans, sauna pants or anything else “As seen on TV”, they claim to be the latest and greatest items … Continue reading

Posted in Employment, Health, Integrated Healthcare, Uncategorized, Workplace Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments