Tag Archives: Treatment

Veteran Connection: Readjusting to Relationships

Changes can challenge a veteran’s reintegration with their family. This may occur following a deployment or as the service member transitions from active service to civilian career. Both the family and veteran may find difficulty in finding their place back … Continue reading

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Employee Benefit News: 3 Reasons to Hire Veterans and 2 Tips to Recruit One

Recently, ACI’s own Megan Hawker was interviewed for an Employee Benefit News article, which was originally featured on ebn.benefitnews.com as part of an interactive slideshow here. Below is an excerpt: Veterans make the ultimate employees, says Megan Hawker, clinical manager with ACI … Continue reading

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ACI Unveils New Veteran-Connection Site with Complimentary Resources for Military Clients and Family

SAN DIEGO, CA – May 16, 2014 ACI Specialty Benefits is proud to unveil the new and improved Veteran Connection, a one-stop site that offers extensive links and resources tailored to meet the needs of a broad spectrum of service members, … Continue reading

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The Truth about Nutrition Bars

Nutrition bars can be great for an on-the-go snack or small meal. Many of them provide necessary nutrients for your body, but they can also provide empty calories from sugars and fats. There are so many nutrition bars out on … Continue reading

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Culture of Wellness: Acupuncture and Acupressure

Acupuncture and acupressure are traditional Chinese alternative medicine techniques used to relieve tension, increase blood flow, and release blockages of energy, or qi. This, in turn, helps to alleviate pain, cure illnesses, and improve mood. Acupuncture entails inserting thin needles … Continue reading

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Modern Warfare: The Unique Experience of OIF/OEF Veterans

Veterans across generations can speak of the commonalities of war. Across time, many aspects remain consistent: uncertainty, violence, chaos and death among them. War takes a toll on its combatants, physically, mentally and emotionally. Despite many similarities to previous conflicts, … Continue reading

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Interacting with Veterans: Tips for Educators

Veterans’ unique experience and knowledge can be a valuable asset to the diversity and depth of an institution’s culture. The military develops a focus on mission accomplishment and teamwork that is not easily lost. Individuals often bring a strong commitment … Continue reading

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