War Horses for Veterans Founder Army Veteran Patrick Benson


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210 War Horses for Veterans with Patrick Benson After years of combat, veterans can be left with specific issues which -- if untreated -- could keep them from pursuing their goals and enjoying the life they have. But, did you know that horses can help through the healing process? In this episode, hear about War Horses for Veterans with Patrick Benson. "The great thing about our program is ... we have connections with CEOs and owners who could provide us with resources that we could provide to [veterans]." - Patrick Benson Patrick is the Director and Co-Founder of the nonprofit War Horses for Veterans. He served in Iraq and in the Kosovo campaigns as an Army Infantryman. Certified Horse Trainer Patrick always had the entrepreneurial bug. After his career in the Army, he took the first step and studied horsemanship and horse training with a renowned clinician and trainer. Soon, he completed the program and became a certified horse trainer. Healing from Horses But eight years later, Patrick started having anxiety attacks and other issues left by his combat experiences. Little did he know how therapeutic his newfound career was. His comrades helped him overcome the challenges he faced. That became a big stepping stone for him. Nonprofit for Combat Veterans Patrick sincerely appreciates all the support he received during those tough times. During a big competition in Kentucky, he had the opportunity to connect with highly successful individuals. Later on, it inspired him to launch War Horses for Veterans. It is a nonprofit organization that helps combat veterans heal from the challenges of coming home. Download and listen to War Horses for Veterans with Patrick Benson to learn his story and how you can get involved. Don’t forget to leave us a 5-star rating and review if you enjoyed the show. We would love to hear from you! Check out this link for War Horses for Veterans with Patrick Benson: WarHorsesforVeterans.com Download Joe Crane’s Top 7 Paths to Freedom or get it on your mobile device. Text VETERAN to 38470. Join the Veteran on the Move on Facebook! Check out Veteran on the Move on Facebook to connect with our guests! It’s also a great place where you can stay in touch with other veterans who are transitioning to entrepreneurship, and get updates and free gouge on the people programs and resources to help you in your transition to entrepreneurship. The Veteran On the Move podcast has published over 150 episodes giving listeners the opportunity to hear in-depth interviews conducted by host Joe Crane featuring the people, programs and resources to assist veterans in their transition to entrepreneurship: Marine Corps, Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard veterans, DOD, entrepreneurship, business, success, military spouse, transition, education, programs and resources. Veteran On the Move has garnered over 500,000 listens verified through Stitcher Radio, Sound Cloud, Itunes and RSS Feed Syndication making it one of the most popular Military Entrepreneur Shows on the Internet Today.

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