Lily Casura is a longtime journalist, author and social media expert. She is also the creator and founder of the award-winning Healing Combat Trauma, the first website devoted to combat veterans and the therapeutic resources available to help them heal from the effects of post-traumatic stress. Casura graduated from Harvard University, cum laude, and has received further training from the National Center for PTSD (VA) and the Center for Mind-Body Medicine in Washington, D.C. She is a chapter author in Healing War Trauma: A Handbook of Creative Approaches. New York: Routledge (2012). Her work has appeared in the Texas Tribune, the Huffington Post, Agence France-Presse, the Houston Chronicle, the San Antonio Express-News, the Rivard Report, and many other publications. Currently pursuing a graduate degree in public policy (social work).