Thank You For Your Service
The U.S. military faces a mental health crisis of historic proportions.
Thank You for Your Service takes aim at the flawed mental health policies within the Armed Services and their tragic consequences. The film interweaves the stories of four Iraq War veterans with candid interviews of top military and civilian leaders. Observing the systemic neglect, the film argues for significant internal change and offers a roadmap of hope.
- The film proposes the implementation of a Behavioral Health Corps in the military in order to streamline effective care, create accountability at the highest levels and ultimately a reduction to stigma on the issues surrounding mental health.
- To date the film has played on over 300 screens around the country including West Point, numerous state capitols and our Nation’s capitol.
- Released by Gathr films in 2016 and by Amazon in 2017.
- Legislation based on the film will be proposed in Congress in 2018.