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Herschel WalkerHeisman Trophy winner and former NFL running back Herschel Walker took the time to visit Airmen and wounded warriors at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center on October 23. During his visit Walker spoke to more than 200 Airmen about his life as a boy, leading up to his college and NFL days. He also discussed the challenges he faced with Dissociative Identity Disorder, more commonly known as multiple personality disorder.

After visiting with Airmen Walker headed over to visit patients at the WHASC’s Intensive Outpatient Program, which assists members develop coping skills to better manage emotional behavioral life challenges. He spoke openly once more about his prior issues with DID, and his decision to face himself. Walker said that only once he faced his problems was he able to cope and vein living a happier life.

Walker travels to military installations throughout the country to share his story, and encourage services members to seek treatment for mental health and substance abuse issues. He has visited more than 65 installations in the past five years.

During his legendary college football career at the University of Georgia, Walker was named a 3-time Consensus 1st Team All-American, won the 1982 Heisman Trophy, and is the only player in NCAA history to finish in the top three in Heisman voting in all three of his collegiate seasons. He also led the Bulldogs to the 1981 NCAA National Championship.

After beginning his professional football career in the USFL he played 12 seasons in the NFL from 1986 – 1997. A multitalented athlete, Walker has participated in Olympic bobsledding, track and field, taekwondo, and ballet dancing, and since his retirement he has pursued a career in Mixed Martial Arts, winning both of his career pro fights in 2010 and 2011.

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