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Soldier in transition feels like rock star at inaugural ball

Apollo 11 astronaut, Buzz Aldrin was front and center at the January 19, 2017 All - American Inaugural Ball in Washington, D.C.

2017 National Defense Authorization Act and Presidential Executive Order and Soldiers in transition employment

Recently approved provisions of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.

Soldier Story: Sgt. Mary Sawyer

While recovering at the Fort Campbell Warrior Transition Battalion, Sgt. Mary Sawyer began taking college courses with the ultimate goal of obtaining a degree in project management.

2017 Wounded Warrior Trials Commence

Our nation's wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans are scheduled to compete in Warrior Games Team Trials.

Proper nutrition improves transitioning Soldier readiness

Diet and nutrition play an integral role in maintaining Army readiness.

Warrior Care and Transition staff urged to ‘walk the talk’ in 26-week Health Challenge

Growing accustomed to thinking in terms of another kind of triad in addition to the Triad of Care that is their usual center of attention.

WCT bids farewell to Staff Sgt. Carlton Duncan, epitome of a Non-Commissioned Officer

Inside the packed confines of a conference room within the Arlington, Virginia headquarters of the United States Army Medical Command’s Deputy Chief of Staff

CSF2 training points Soldiers toward readiness and resilience

Soldiers learned the differences between fixed, mixed and growth mindsets,among other performance techniques,during a four-hour Executive Resilience and Performance course.

WCTP Provides Soldiers a Blueprint for Success

Frequent moves, credit card debt and separation anxiety, many military families will face these challenges' at some point during and after a deployment.

Soldier On camp is more than Winter Sports

“It made my day and made me feel special as if he knew that I needed the interaction as much as he did”

Soldier On participant seeks Team Army Warrior Games selection and to return to duty

“Securing a position with Team Army will be great but continuing my career in the Army is my main goal”

Wounded Warriors introduced to Yoga at Soldier On

“Today, I’m using the medication and breathing techniques of yoga to help me and I want to show others that the physical aspect of yoga is only a small portion,”

Return to duty; that’s our track, what’s yours?

Warrior Care and Transition ensures that everything possible is done to enable Soldiers to return to duty.

Allied Winter Sports Camp is a hit for Soldiers in transition

Six Soldiers in transition from several U.S. Army Warrior Transition Units were introduced to winter sports at the Allied Winter Sports Camp

Listening to Army Warrior Care and Transition System users is key to ever-improving the system

Ernest Hemingway spoke of the importance of listening, saying that he learned a great deal by listening carefully to what others had to say.

Army’s Warrior Care Transition Program celebrates milestone

During the month of February, the Warrior Care and Transition Program welcomed its 75,000th entry

Spc. Axel Collazo: Life imitating art

Spc. Axel Collazo remembers the exact moment he knew he was artistically gifted.

Inspired Soldiers embody legacy of Black History Month

Black History Month is a time to remember and celebrate the contributions of African Americans to the fabric of our nation.

Internships are all about setting Soldiers up for success

Army Spc. James Matthews of New Jersey had several years of law enforcement experience under his belt before joining the military.

Remaining resilient. A family’s story of love and sacrifice

There are those precious moments that a parent revels in, a child’s first steps, and the loss of their first tooth or the first day of school.

Sgt. 1st Class Michael K. Smith bids farewell to Warrior Care and Transition

His name is synonymous with resilience and passion, just two of the endearing qualities Sgt. 1st Class Mike Smith.

Infantryman surprised in meeting newly elected President at inaugural dinner

Spc. James Matthews (left) with President Trump and other wounded, ill and injured Soldiers from Washington, D.C. area.

Force Management Officer lands tech giant internship

Maj. LaRon Somerville will soon trade in his military uniform for a more corporate look this summer.

Heart Disease – A Growing Concern for the Military

It’s a bold color that often stands out and is synonymous with our hearts.

Recurring workshops are key to help Soldiers find work in the civilian sector

Employment-based workshops are a crucial component to assist Soldiers entering the civilian workforce.

Army Trials 2017 is almost here

Soldiers from the 1st Armored Division come to the Robert Loeza Soldier Activity Center to relax, study and climb the rock wall.

Major Chantil Minton: Honoring a family memory

The loss of a loved one can be devastating, but after losing her beloved grandmother, Maj. Chantil Minton turned her pain into a passion to help others.

Army Reserve Soldier turns setbacks into a comeback

When Staff Sgt. Marcus Manchaca was injured in a motorcycle accident, it limited his physical activity.

Adaptive Reconditioning Sports; Healing mind, body, and souls

The Texas native earned several awards for his athletic abilities, but he repeatedly injured his ankle over the course of several years.

Soldier set to return to active duty after sustaining injuries by distracted driver in 2014

Rodriguez-Rexroad recently received orders for her next duty station— serving on a mobile repair team at an Army training center.

Skeleton brings out the competitive spirit amongst Soldier On attendees

Skeleton is one of the ‘ice sports’ on the Winter Olympic Games program. It requires individuals to ride a small sled down a frozen track.

Body composition assessment held at Warrior Care and Transition headquarters

Among the first activities in advance of the Health Challenge was a body composition assessment.

Whistler winter sports prodigies entertained by Soldier On participants

Whistler British Columbia in Canada is home to a winter Olympic sports venue known the world over.

Camaraderie has no borders at Allied Winter Sports Camp

Service members adorned in ski masks and snow pants gather on the bus for another trip up the mountain

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Zika Virus

The U.S. Army is taking the Zika virus very seriously and assisting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in any way possible.

Army Soldier and Veteran Athletes Team Up for 2016 Invictus Games

The Army announced the Soldier and Veteran athletes who will represent the U.S. military and compete in the 2016 Invictus Games in Orlando, Florida, May 8-12.

Team Army Set to Excel at 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games

Army athletes will compete in eight sports against Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, U.S. Special Operations Command and United Kingdom Armed Forces teams.

I Am Poster

I Am Poster pdf for download and print.

Invictus Games 2016

Many Service men and women suffer life-changing injuries, both visible and invisible, while serving their countries.

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Invictus Games star Sgt. Elizabeth Marks to receive Tillman Award at ESPYs

A sergeant who earned four gold medals swimming at this year's Invictus Games will add to her hardware collection July 13 when she receives the Pat Tillman Award.

AW2 commander talks adaptive sports

I have the great honor of being the director of the Army’s Wounded Warrior Program (AW2).

Casing ceremony marks new era for Warrior Transition Command

Carrying out a time-honored military tradition, Col. Chris Toner and Sgt. Maj. Eric Andreis formally cased the colors of the WTC during a June 24 ceremony.

Casing ceremony marks new era for Warrior Transition Command

Carrying out a time-honored military tradition, Col. Chris Toner and Sgt. Maj. Eric Andreis formally cased the colors of the WTC during a June 24 ceremony.

Zika Virus

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Warrior Transition Command reveals new name and logo

The U.S. Army Warrior Transition Command (WTC), headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, has revealed its new organizational name and logo.

(2016 MASP Documentary) Beyond Victory: Recovery Through Military Adaptive Sports

The Military Adaptive Sports Program (MASP) focuses on the recovery of wounded, ill or injured service members through instructional clinics, camps and competitive trials.

Former soldier thriving in adaptive sports

Stephanie Morris, an Army specialist who was injured in Afghanistan, rediscovers herself through adaptive sports.

Warrior Care and Transition Program hosts second Human Resources Training Summit

The Warrior Care and Transition Program (WCTP) Compliance and Oversight Directorate held its second Human Resources Training Summit.

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Army Honors Wounded, Ill and Injured Soldiers during Warrior Care Month

Each November the Army honors wounded, ill and injured Soldiers and their Families by commemorating Warrior Care Month.

Adaptive Reconditioning Program

The Army's Adaptive Reconditioning Program is a holistic and comprehensive program individually tailored for each Warrior Transition Unit (WTU) Soldier.

Valued team member says goodbye to Army Warrior Care and Transition, begins civilian career

Dependable, knowledgeable, determined are just a few of the many attributes bestowed upon Sgt. 1st Class Emily Anderson as friends and colleagues bid farewell to her.

MEDCOM Ombudsman Program helps family members navigate their Soldier’s medical issues

The medical arena can be difficult to navigate after being wounded, ill or injured. For family members, navigating it can be extremely overwhelming and confusing.

Mark Skinner: Exploring new territory

Staff Sgt. Mark Skinner has been busy exploring the question why? His curious scientific mind is preparing him for a career in teaching as he heads towards medical retirement.

Maj. Vonkeith Jackson: A story of Love and Sacrifice

What happens when you mix a mother’s love for her son and a twist of fate? The makings of a great soldier; Maj. Vonkeith Jackson.

Tammy Burton Smith: True Survivor

Tammy Burton-Smith doesn’t need a genie in a bottle to grant her three wishes, she simply wanted one; to remain in the Army forever.

Wounded veterans and service members learn more than just fly fishing

More than 70 veterans, volunteers and support staff attended Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) Sixth Annual Fly Fest Dec. 2-4.

Community members thanked at open house

From scuba to adaptive skiing, and from career assistance to financial donations, community organizations are an integral part to supporting the recovery of Soldiers.

Lt. Gen. West delivers keynote address during Leaders Training Summit

As the keynote speaker of the Leaders Training Summit held at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, the Surgeon General of the U.S. Army and Commanding General

Summit facilitates dialogue on warrior care topics

How can the Deputy Chief of Staff, Warrior Care and Transition add value to a Warrior Transition Battalion?

Triad of Care important part of warrior's recovery process

Each Soldier within the Warrior Transition Battalion has a Triad of Care, and they are at the center of this symbolic triangle.

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Demonstrating resilience: increasing mental and physical strength through adaptive reconditioning

Did you know that adaptive reconditioning contributes to a successful recovery for Soldiers, whether they are transitioning back to Active duty or to civilian life?

WTU Soldier ‘grounds’ flying fears for lifetime opportunity

Sgt. Robert Day loves everything about flying except for one thing: the airborne part.

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Strike leads Performance Triad pilot program

An Army-wide initiative to ensure Soldiers and their Families are provided tools and information to lead a healthier lifestyle.

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