Videos

  • January 4, 2019

    Introducing The Shay Moral Injury Center at Volunteers of America

    Under the direction of Rev. Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph.D. and named for Jonathan Shay, the Shay Moral Injury Center at Volunteers of America aims to deepen understanding about moral injury in the many populations who experience it. The center builds on Volunteers of America’s work, spanning more than a century, of helping veterans and others who live with this emotional trauma.

  • October 13, 2017

    Moral Injury and Collective Healing

    The emerging issue of moral injury has been most often associated with returning military personnel. However, Volunteers of America believes this construct extends beyond the military setting, requiring more investigation into how to identify and treat moral injury among diverse populations.

  • October 12, 2017

    Dr. William Nash Discusses Moral Injury Beyond the Military Context

    The emerging issue of moral injury has been most often associated with returning military personnel. However, Volunteers of America believes this construct extends beyond the military setting, requiring more investigation into how to identify and treat moral injury among diverse populations. This video highlights an interview with Dr. William P. Nash, speaking on the subject.

  • September 6, 2017

    Volunteers of America CEO Speaks to the Personal Side of Moral Injury

    Volunteers of America CEO Mike King provides a history of the term "moral injury" and speaks about his personal experience with caregiver moral injury when his mother suffered from Alzheimers and his father's experiences in WWII.

  • July 9, 2015

    Rev. Dr. Rita Brock Discusses Moral Injury & Soul Repair

    Rev. Dr. Rita Brock discusses moral injury and soul repair at the 2015 Volunteers of America national conference. Rev. Brock was a Research Professor of Theology and Culture and Founding Co-Director of the Soul Repair Center at Brite Divinity School and is now is Volunteers of America's Senior Vice President, Moral Injury Programs.

  • April 17, 2015

    Volunteers of America National President Mike King Discusses Moral Injury & Soul Repair

    Mike King, president and CEO of Volunteers of America, discusses moral injury and soul repair and their important relevance to the clients and work of Volunteers of America. Moral injury are hidden wounds of war and are separate from PTSD.