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Training on Assessment of PTSD and Suicide Risk Management in Veterans
July 26, 2022 @ 7:00 am - July 27, 2022 @ 3:30 pm
When: May 16th – 17th, 2022 (Monday & Tuesday) -or – July 26th – July 27th, 2022 (Tuesday & Wednesday) (all sessions are 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM ET)
Location: The training will be offered online via a live video conference and will include didactic presentations and roleplay demonstrations with opportunities for participants to ask questions.
Details: Cultural competence for clinicians working with Veterans and Service members includes developing familiarity with unique aspects of military culture that impact clinical care as well as common clinical issues faced by these populations. Accurate and comprehensive assessment of PTSD and suicide risk is important for developing effective treatment plans for Veterans and Service members. This two-day workshop aims to introduce participants to military culture and help them develop skills in assessing for two important clinical issues: post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and suicide risk