Considering Cioca v. Rumsfeld

  I must make a confession – the Cioca v. Rumsfeld case has been dismissed – and honestly, I’m ok with that.  In fact, I’m relieved.  When this lawsuit dropped in February, I was unemployed, living with a friend and navigating this experience practically on...

Repairing VA’s Broken Claims System

Dear Friends of SWAN, I’m heading to DC today with our dedicated National Peer Support Helpline caseworker, Rebekah Havrilla, to meet with policymakers and senior members of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) about the issue of Military Sexual Trauma claims...