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On Veterans, and Sacrifice.

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In my role as a social worker, and as a therapist, I have had the privilege and the honor of working with veterans. I also trained with them, as I did with nurses.

I’ve never said ‘thank you for your service’ to them.

Service was never…

Daniel J O'Connell, LCSW

Transatlantic LCSW. Complex cases - child protection, mental health, addiction, community & advocacy. Clinical consultant, shrink, existentialist, humanist.

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