Media

This page provides an assortment of links to media outlets that I have been seen in (interviews, footage, or as a contributor), along with other interviews my husband and I have done. If you are looking specifically for the original Walter Reed Scandal stories, click here. Additional links coming soon. If you know of another story not listed here, please feel free to email your link to media {at} torreyshannon {dot} com. Thank you!

More recent news/articles/interviews:

The Uphill Climb: Veteran Caregivers – Military Network Radio

Practical Tips for Caregivers – VoiceAmerica/American Heroes Network – An interview with Torrey Shannon

Leveraging  your Energy for Max Potential – WiseHealth for Women Radio – An interview with Torrey Shannon

The Alchemy of Energy – WiseHealth for Women Radio – well-earned lessons on reviving you and your amazing energy – by Torrey Shannon

Are You in the Club No One Wants to Join? | BrainLine Military

National/International News:

Camouflaged Caregivers: Al Jazeera America – The Stream (print edition)

Camouflaged Caregivers – Al Jazeera America – The Stream (video segments)

The Hidden Cost of War – WHIO

Summit Highlights Difficulties of Veterans’ Caregivers – Stripes Magazine

Caregivers of U.S. veterans bear scars of war – CBS News

Huffington Post Live

How Do We Help Kids Deal With Parents At War?

Interview with Torrey Shannon (aired November 11, 2013 – Veteran’s Day Special)

Co-Parenting Across The Globe Led This Divorced Military Couple To Remarry (VIDEO)

(Also featured on AOL’s Front Page news 11/12/13)

Print story here

New York Times/Retro Report

Six years after the Walter Reed Scandal, Dan and Torrey Shannon weigh in on what the future holds for America’s wounded warriors

New York Times: And This Was Called Care? The Walter Reed Story

Retro Report: Walter Reed: The Battle For Recovery

Watch the documentary here:

Listen to the interview with Harry Hanbury about the story:

American Legion Magazine

In the shadow of record military suicide numbers, spouses and children face it, themselves.

Read the story by Ken Olsen: Quiet Crisis

Listen to the story: 09 – Quiet Crisis.mp3

Watch the supplemental video (and grab a tissue):

CBS logo

CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley: Veteran’s Day episode “Caregivers of US Veterans Bear Scars of War

See also: Supplemental video on Caregiver Stress and Secondary PTSD

Caregivers of U.S. veterans bear scars of war

November 13, 2012, 11: 21 AM

Treating family members suffering from PTSD

|Family members of veterans discuss what it’s like treating their loved ones who suffer from PTSD.

GQ Magazine – Germany

See also: Slideshow Photos

See also: GQ Video

GQ Magazine – Italy

See also: PDF images of articles on Alex Masi’s Facebook

Reader’s Digest “13 Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You” (contributor)

See also: Full story and article reprint on CBS Good Morning America Readers Digest

See also: GMA’s feature episode video

See also: “More Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You”

See also: Good Morning America Feature


ABC US News | ABC Business News

Variety.com article: HBO Sets Reed Story …

US Army Website: Ranch helps Fort Carson wounded warriors adjust | Article | The …

NPR Radio

CBS Evening News: Healing Head Wounds

Huffington  Post (contributor page)

Reader’s Digest: Your Credit Score – Magic Number Explained (contributor)

A New Way to Get a Loan – Marketplace

Entrepreneur Magazine

War News Radio

Challenge America interview on Hulu (9:40 mark)

Condensed version of the Walter Reed Stories:CBS News

The Washington Post “Walter Reed and Beyond”

See also: Soldier’s Face Neglect, Frustration At Army’s Top Medical Facility

See also: Narrated Slideshow – The Wounded At Walter Reed

See also: Video: Walter Reed Hearings

See also: Apologies, Anger at Walter Reed Hearing

See also: Almost Home But Facing More Delays

See also: The Walter Reed Stories (extended coverage)

Regional/Local News

Pueblo Chieftain: Udall Pressed to Champion Needs of Vets

Canon City Daily Record: Resident Asks Udall to Fill the Gap in Veteran Needs

San Angelo Standard Times

CBS Houston:  Ninth Annual ‘Impact A Hero, Hall of Fame Gala’ Celebrates Human Spirit Of Many

Houston Chronicle: Houston Texans Show Their Love for Vets

Summit Daily News

Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center » Heroic Military Program

Aspen Daily News

Virginian Pilot

Fort Carson Mountaineer: Ranch helps Fort Carson wounded warriors adjust | Article | The …

WAVY-10 News

Wet Mountain Tribune:

NBC4 TV

Abilene Reporter News

Fort Bend Star: Impact A Hero 9th Annual Hall of Fame Gala Dinner set for May 19 …

Fort Bend Independent: Impact A Hero Hall of Fame Gala – Fort Bend Independent

Colorado Public Radio

The American Legion Department of Colorado :: Mid Year Highlights

Other Media

Elizabeth Dole Foundation

MOAA Warrior Family Roundtable

The Ripple Effect of The Boston Terror – Triggers for … – Internet Radio

VA Training Interview: What do the Lives of Caregivers Really Look Like? (10:00 mark)

Torrey Shannon | The Caregiver Mental Health Summit

MilitaryFamily.com Author Page for Torrey Shannon

Trusted Resources Page – Give Me Back My Credit

Author Page for DailyStrength.org

Author Page for ShareCare.com

Heroes – Show of Support

Kevin Dietsch Portfolio

Leadership Team – Challenge America

Show of Support: Interview with SSG John Shannon

HBO sets Reed story | Variety

Veterans and Families That Blog – Family Of a Vet – FamilyOfaVet.com

Team River Runner Visits ASCI

Vince Gill and Amy Grant – Challenge Aspen Horses for Heroes

Book acknowledgements: You Are My Beautiful by Jerrice Baptiste and Love Affair by Bettye Griffin

U.S. Army Staff Sergeant John Shannon – Wikiality, the Truthiness … (satire site)

To Prevent Homelessness, Alleviate Veteran PTSD | House The …