In any recreation, the target is to win. Shifting throughout the sphere, gamers concentrate on outplaying their opponent and controlling the tempo of the sport. Nevertheless, extra essential than that’s their will to by no means quit. To by no means quit on alternatives. To by no means quit on their teammates and to by no means quit on themselves. It is a battle that’s challenged day in and time out. Going through an analogous battle of will, however in a unique uniform is U.S Military veteran Kinikia Burdine.
A local of Dallas, Texas, Burdine has devoted her life to serving her nation as a fight officer within the U.S. Military. Nevertheless, whereas she was combating to defend our nation, she was additionally combating psychological well being points. A relentless battle inside, Burdine’s situation worsened after getting back from a tour in Iraq.
Preserving her will to by no means quit, she turned her life round after attending Dallas County Veterans Therapy Courtroom which is led by Decide Dominique Collins. Burdine now has a Grasp of Social Work diploma from Texas A&M Commerce and is a licensed social employee who works in hospice and offers psychological well being counseling for individuals scuffling with melancholy and nervousness. She can be at the moment engaged on her Doctorate of Social Work on the College of Southern California.
Most lately, Burdine was invited by the Dallas Cowboys to current the staff’s No.12 decide within the 2021 draft to focus on the significance of psychological well being.