Raven Green
Raven is a military spouse and mom of two. She is a freelance writer and advocates for special needs military families. Her oldest is diagnosed with ADHD, SPD, speech & language delays, adjustment disorder and is on the Autism Spectrum. Raven is the author and editor of Ms. MommyHH6, a contributor at Mom-Spot and has been featured on NextGen MilSpouse, Homefront United, Military OneSource and more. She was named to the Top 25 Military Mom Blogs of 2012 by Circle of Moms and 2013 Fort Lee Military Spouse of the Year by Military Spouse Magazine. She resides in Virginia where she is a wife, mom, blogger, writer and advocate. You can reach Raven through Facebook, Twitter or email.
Raven Green
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Author Archives: Raven Green

Special Emergency Weather Preparedness

Special Emergency Weather Preparedness

In our house, we have to prepare in a lot of special ways for certain circumstances.  Serious weather and natural disasters are just one of the things we have to be ready for and prepare for the unexpected. It can be very difficult to predict how our oldest daughter will react to some situations. D…Continue Reading

Kaitlyn’s Law – Changing Insurance Laws for Special Needs Families

Kaitlyn’s Law – Changing Insurance Laws for Special Needs Families

Military Special Needs Mom, Jennifer S. and “Kaitlyn’s Law” I had the chance to interview Jennifer S. recently about her experiences as a special needs mom AND military spouse.  She allowed me to share her daughter’s story and her own battle with Tricare over the treatment. About Jennifer: As a military mother with a special needs daughter,…Continue Reading

PCSing as a SPECIAL Military Family

PCSing as a SPECIAL Military Family

A PCS (Permanent Change of Station) is a normal part of any military family. It is also a very stressful, hectic and time-consuming process.   Add to the mix a child with special needs and it becomes a huge undertaking. The normal routine is out the window. For most children and moms, this is not a…Continue Reading

Military Families: Navigating the SNAP Process

Military Families: Navigating the SNAP Process

Military special needs parenting can be a complicated, stressful, and demanding lifestyle. However, reaching out to utilize the available resources, support, advice, and tips available can make the difference between a successful, resilient, happy family and an overwhelmed, exhausted and depressed household. “We need to SNAP your daughter.”  WHAT? I had no clue what that…Continue Reading

Military Families with Special Needs Children – 6 Tips to Reduce Stress

Military Families with Special Needs Children – 6 Tips to Reduce Stress

Being a military family with a special needs child is a unique situation.  There are  challenges such as deployments, frequent moves, distance from family, trying to navigate Tricare in addition to any medical issues. However, as a military family there are also countless resources, assistance and support that is available exclusively or targeted to the…Continue Reading