Masters-level Licensed Professional Counselor (Texas License # 76102) & National Certified Counselor specializing in Military Issues and Combat-Related Trauma. Provide Crisis Intervention and Evidence-Based Treatments for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, Military Sexual Trauma, Combat Operational Stress, and other diagnoses. Certified clinician in Cognitive Processing Therapy and Prolonged Exposure. 20+ years’ experience serving Active Duty Military, Veterans, Military retirees, & family members. Certified Group Psychotherapist (CGP) and active American Group Psychotherapy Association member. Extensive training on trauma and ethics. Published researcher, Combat Veteran.
Cruse, V. (2021). The soldier's guide to PTSD: How to no-sh*t reclaim your life. Military Counseling Center.
Cruse, V. (2014). Abusive supervision, workplace deviance and the impact on intelligence in U.S. service intelligence centers. National Ground Intelligence Center, Charlottesville, VA.
Cruse, V. (2011). Changing interrogation facility management. Naval War College Review, Newport, RI.
Cruse, V. (2007). Finding redemption through acceptance. National Public Radio. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=16993136