Major General (Ret.) Robert Mixon of Warrior Salute/CDS Monarch discussed the major veterans conference set for Wednesday, October 2 at Monroe Community College.

The veterans conference is being called the "Serve. Honor. Support. Symposium" and will focus on helping veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury.

The conference will feature PTSD and TBI expert Dr. Charles Hoge, author of "Once a Warrior, Always a Warrior" who will deliver the keynote address.  It will also have break out sessions and vendors showcasing local resources for veterans.

It will take place at the M.C.C. Flynn Campus Center from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  General admission is $25, veterans are free.
Watch the interview on WROC News 8.