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WOUNDED WARRIOR REGIMENT

National Marine Corps Council Fall Conference

Colonel John L. MayerCommanding OfficerWounded Warrior RegimentOctober 2011 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS1Wounded Warrior Regiment MissionProvide and facilitate assistance to Wounded, Ill, and Injured Marines, Sailors attached to or in support of Marine units, and their family members in order to assist them as they return to duty or transition to civilian life.

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Wounded Warrior Regiment Quantico, VirginiaNaval Hospital PortsmouthWalter Reed National Military Medical CenterVA Polytrauma Center Palo AltoStrategic ReachWWR HeadquartersWW BattalionsDetachmentsDistrict Injured Support CoordinatorsRecovery Care Coordinators

Battalion EastComp Lejeune, North CarolinaVA Polytrauma Center Tampa

Marines taking care of Marines and their families.Marine Section Leader 1:10Civilian RCC 1:40Primary Care ManagerMedical Case Manager

Naval Hospital 29 PalmsBalboa Naval HospitalBattalion-WestCamp Pendleton, CaliforniaTripler Army Medical CenterSan Antonio Military Medical CenterVA Polytrauma Center MinneapolisAndrews Air Force BaseVA Polytrauma Center Richmond

3 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS3Success Throughout TransitionProviding Marines and their families individualized support through the phases of recovery. Marines prove everyday that they are resilient!

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Warrior Hope and Care CenterNaval Hospital BarracksBattalion HQFisher HouseComprehensive Approach to CareWounded Warrior ComplexesWounded Warrior ComplexesHeadquarters BuildingRegimentCompleteBattalion EastJun 12Battalion WestSept 11Wounded Warrior BarracksBattalion EastCompleteBattalion WestCompleteFisher House Battalion EastCompleteBattalion WestTBDWarrior Hope & Care CenterBattalion EastJun 12Battalion WestOct 11

Battalion-West BEQBattalion-East BEQ5 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS5Transition-Return to Duty-Civilian LifePoint of InjuryWholeMentally-Physically-EmotionallyMEDICALEnsure delivery of world class medical careBODYStrengthen the Marines body through physical activity and nutrition to develop life-long healthy habitsSPIRITMaintain the spark with the Marine by reinforcing a sense of belonging, purpose, pride, and a renewed sense of self-worthFAMILYEncourage, nurture, and guide the Marines family through the recovery process and beyond

Mandatory Lines of OperationComprehensive Transition PlanMINDProvide activities to improve the Marines self-worth, mental stability, a sense of purpose, and clarity of mindA Marines mind, body, spirit and family are not just healed; they are strengthened and improved.Expected LIMDU PeriodIDESAdditional Headquarters Marine Corps-Approved LIMDU12 monthsUnknownReturn to Duty / Transition350 Days

Warrior Care Way Ahead6 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS6Advocate for MarinesCoordinate with BUMED to ensure delivery of world class medical care and timely movement through the Integrated Disability Evaluation System

Provide reserve medical support

Provide resources and referral support for behavioral health challenges (i.e., suicide, TBI, PTS)

Inform Marines of alternative therapies and training opportunities

Identify new and emerging technologiesMEDICAL7

United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS7Improving Self WorthMIND

EducationInternshipsReturn to Duty PrepOnline CourseLocal Colleges and UniversitiesTrade SchoolsPMEFederal AgenciesIntelligence CommunityMilitary OrganizationsOn-the-job type training that supports transition goalsTransition Skills DevelopmentComprehensive web-based employment toolboxPreparation: resume writing, skills translation, networkingTransition CoursesJob PlacementVocational RehabilitationGuides WII Marines and families through the employment process and provides a range of employment resources and referral information8 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS8Empowering Marines PhysicallyProviding activities and adaptive sports opportunities that reignite the Marines sparkMandatory participation for Marines joined to the WWRSports / activities are tailored to accommodate Marines medical conditionBuilding-block approach to reaching ultimate goalsCompetition builds camaraderieAdaptive sports camps, sporting events, and Marine Corps trialsActivities are based on Marines medical capabilityWarrior Athlete Reconditioning Program

Body

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2011 Games 16 22 MayWarrior Games10Swimming * Cycling * Shooting Archery * Track & Field * Sitting Volleyball Wheelchair Basketball

Chairmans Cup Standings

1st Place: Marine Corps73 medals131.4 points

2011 Ultimate Champion: Capt Jonathan DisbroMarine Corps16 points United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS10Strength From the Inside Out

11 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS11Improving Self-Esteem and Confidence SpiritThe WWR works to strengthen a Marine from the inside out.

WWR staff provides resources and programs that work to improve a Marines self-esteem, self-confidence, and self-worth.

This is achieved through:Marine LeadershipMentorshipParticipation in lines of operationIndividual and Unit AthleticsCommunity Service

There are some things medicine and technology cannot heal, where scalpel cannot reach and therapy cannot alter.

12 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS12Driven by the WWRs motto, Still in the fight

Celebrating our Marines Achievements

Reconditioning Sports * Education * Employment * Staying Marine

Building Capacity in the MarineFocus on Ability

Highlight stories of Marines who have surpassed their own or others expectations

Provide opportunities for Marines to improvise, adapt, and overcome in all lines of operation

Improvise

Adapt

Overcome

13 United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS13Support for the Entire Family

Communication & FeedbackResource & ReferralTraining & Education

The WWR ensures support is comprehensive, to include the needs of families and caregivers.Family14Photo by Carol Guzy, Washington Post

United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS14For More Information15

Visit our Websitewww.woundedwarriorregiment.org Contact the Resource and Information Center: Sgt Merlin German Wounded Warrior Call Center 1.877.487.6299Fan us on FacebookFacebook.com/WWR.USMCFollow us on TwitterTwitter.com/USMCWWRView WWR photos on FlickrFlickr.com/photos/USMCWWRView WWR videos on YouTubeYouTube.com/USMCWWCC

Our Marines and their Families are Still in the Fight!Thank you for your continued support. United States Marines Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment www.woundedwarriorregiment.org 877.487.6299 UNCLASS15