Educational Opportunities

Joining Forces Wellness Week 2014
All webinars are held 12 - 1:00pm EDT  |  Learn More

  • Monday, 11/10 - Military Culture Counts: Assisting Service Members and Veterans
  • Tuesday, 11/11 - Taking a Military Health History: Four Critical Questions
  • Wednesday, 11/12 - Helping Military Service Members, Veterans, and Those Who Support Them in Transition
  • Thursday, 11/13 - Parents of Service Members: An Underserved Population
  • Friday, 11/14 - Telehealth: Serving the Needs of Our Military Families through Technology
     

Defense Centers of Excellence Monthly Webinar Series 2014 - Free CE!
All webinars are held 1-2:30pm EDT  |  Learn More and Register

Technology Interventions for Traumatic Brain Injury
Nov. 13, 2014; 1-2:30 p.m. (EST)
The integration of innovative technology tools to support the assessment and treatment of traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an area of increasing interest and importance to providers in the military health care system. Technology tools may provide increased compliancy with treatment and engagement with care, increased validity of patient reports and efficiency in the delivery of care by maximizing engagement between sessions to make meaningful lasting changes in the lives of patients.
Integrating Technology into DoD Efforts to Promote Psychological Health
Nov. 20, 2014; 1-2:30 p.m. (EST)
This presentation will articulate various opportunities for enhancing the therapeutic impact inherent in several current technologies including Web and mobile applications, simulations and distance collaboration technologies and will highlight the necessary steps for moving forward with an integrated model of behavioral health care.
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December 11 TBI Prevention and Safety Awareness  
December 18 Military Culture 101: What Does the Health Care Provider Need to Know?  
     

Note:  DCoE continuing education credit is limited to health care providers who actively provide psychological health and traumatic brain injury care to U.S. active-duty service members, reservists, National Guardsmen, military veterans and/or their families.


AHRQ Free Continuing Education Module:

Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Adults with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
1.0 Contact Hours

This monograph summarizes the results and conclusions of a systematic review and meta-analysis from AHRQ's Effective Health Care (EHC) Program examining psychological and pharmacological treatments for adults with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).


VA Continuing Education:

PTSD 101 Series
Series of courses from the VA dealing with special populations, specific trauma, treatment, background and assessment.

 


Visit APNA Continuing Education: Military & PTSD for more continuing education on military mental health and PTSD.