Dr. Kate Hendricks Thomas is committed to sharing her behavioral health research in settings both academic and popular. Her books and blogs work to make health science practical, accessible, and personal.

Her work has been published widely and can be found in peer-reviewed journals such as Advances in Social Work, the Journal of Military and Veterans’ Health, and Gender Forum


Bulletproofing the Psyche: Preventing Mental Health Problems in Our Military and Veterans

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Women Veterans’ Wellness Weekend

Local women vets: Join us for a morning of breakfast, health and wellness classes, and free, on-site childcare. All participants will leave with some new goals and a free month of health coaching by Marine vet and health coach "Semper Sarah" Plummer Taylor!! You must...

Yoga for Your Stressful Day (Free)!

I came to yoga as an athlete looking for something fun to try, something new to master, and something to help me bend my unyielding muscles a bit more easily. What I found on the mat changed my life entirely. I found a practice that was about more than my body and my...

Podcasts: Listen to learn more

Tired of reading my long blogs? How about a great, downloadable podcast so we can talk #vethealth on the move like this one with Life in Focus? Every now and again I get the chance to discuss my resiliency research with an interviewer interested in spending some...

Partner Violence Issues Facing Military Women

This week, I decided to share something personal on Task & Purpose, even though that is downright unpleasant to do. There's a point in doing it, however, and I hope it strikes you as relevant. As many of you know, I do a bit of guest blogging for sites like Social...

Talking Yoga with Huff Post

I was honored to share my thoughts on yoga as a healing modality for military veterans with the Huffington Post today. I got to use a lot of personal pronouns and tell a few stories. This is rare - I'm usually discussing the subject with my researcher's hat on. Learn...

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