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TEX

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Healing waters
« on: August 08, 2012, 11:59:33 AM »
A great story how fly tying can and is therapeutic for our vets
http://www.weather.com/sports-rec/fishing/tying-flies-valuable-therapy-20120606 :flag:
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Re: Healing waters
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2012, 08:23:23 AM »
A friend of mine is a counselor at the VA in the SFV and they have a Healing Waters Program there. After the vets are taught to tie flys, cast, and do some fly fishing they take the group on a "Big Trip". Next month he gets to help take the guys to Montana for a few days.

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Re: Healing waters
« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2012, 09:12:44 AM »
Thats great. Our Vets should be treated like ROYALTY.  :clap: