It is only in the past six years that I have begun to think of myself as a Vietnam war widow. In June of 1970, I met a man who had just returned from Vietnam. We fell in love and were married, but it was not an easy marriage. Daniel was injured in ways I didn't understand and couldn't see. After threatening suicide whenever things got rough, he finally made a serious attempt ...
Penny Coleman testified before the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs :
Examining the Progress of Suicide Prevention Outreach Efforts at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs July 14, 2010.
Suicides: Those We Might Yet Save
By Penny Coleman, Justice Policy Institute. Published: January 24, 2012
Soldiers throughout the ages have suffered traumatic injuries in response to the horrors of war.
Empire State College, State University of New York
|Penny has been integral to the development of a new on-line graduate certificate in veterans services being offered through Empire State College of the State University of New York. She currently serves as a course developer and faculty member.|
This video by Marcia Rock is an in-depth interview with Flashback author Penny Coleman.
Jewish Currents magazine interviewed Penny Coleman in August