2015 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year
Corie Weathers, licensed professional counselor (LPC), is a sought-after speaker and consultant. Corie has focused her career for the last 15 years as a counselor specializing in marriage, divorce, women’s issues, PTSD, and substance abuse. Together, she and her husband, a US Army Chaplain, have worked together to support service members and families involved with the War on Terrorism.
In 2015, Corie was named the 2015 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year® where she advocated for mental health issues and served as a media correspondent writing online and print publications, consulting for command teams, and speaking to groups on issues like PTSD, grief, and marriage. She traveled to Turkey, Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Persian Gulf with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter to visit troops and see deployment conditions.
She is the author of the forthcoming book Sacred Spaces (Elva Resa, Aug 2016), about how this overseas journey changed her perspective of military marriage. Today, Corie continues to encourage others through her inspirational blog and podcast. She also is an Ambassador for the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation that aims to serve military and first responders through meaningful interactive experiences that enrich family relationships.