CDP Presents: Veteran Suicide Data and VA Prevention Programs - 6 Sept. via Adobe Connect

CDP Presents: Veteran Suicide Data and VA Prevention Programs - 6 Sept. via Adobe Connect

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Event Details

  • Cost:
    $0.00
    CE Credits:
    Yes
    Date and Time:
    2017-09-06 12:00 (EDT)
    Course type:
    Webinar
    Registration deadline:
    2017-09-06
    Audience:
    Public
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Course information

CDP Presents: Moral Injury Recognition and Care - Online via Adobe Connect

6 September 2017, Noon to 1:30 p.m. Eastern

Description:
This 90-minute webinar (60 minutes instruction, 30 minutes Q&A), will be presented in part by Cohen Veterans Network and led by Meghan McCarthy, Ph.D., Deputy Director of Suicide Prevention for Department of Veteran Affairs. The presentation is entitled "Veteran Suicide Data and VA Prevention Programs," will provide an overview of VA’s integrated public health approach to Veteran suicide prevention. This will include background information and data pertaining to Veterans and suicide and will highlight initiatives that are aggressively underway to expand available mental health services and suicide prevention resources and to connect at-risk Veterans with care and support.

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Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this 1.5 hour webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Articulate suicide prevention efforts in place at the Department of Veteran Affairs
  • Connect Veterans to suicide prevention resources available through the Department of Veteran Affairs

System Requirements:
This course will be presented via Adobe Connect teleconferencing software. Adobe Connect is browser-based, however an add-in may need to be installed before attending. Participants can test their computer's capabilities by clicking here (or visiting http://admin.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm) We recommend those using Internet connections on government or military locations test their ability to load Adobe Connect in advance of the event to ensure there are no technical difficulties. Microphones and webcams are not necessary, but you will need a computer with working speakers or headphones. If you encounter connection difficulties when using your computer, the Adobe Connect app is also available for iOS and Android devices. We will also be posting a recording of this event afterwards for on-demand viewing. However, CE credits will not be available for the recorded version.

Continuing Education Details:
CE credit information is being finalized. and will be added as soon as the infomation is complete. If you have any other questions or technical issues, please click here.

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Please note: This webinar is a collaboration between the Center for Deployment Psychology and the Cohen Veterans Network (CVN) funded in part under an education contract with CVN.  This collaboration does not imply any endorsement of the Cohen Veterans Network by the CDP, the Uniformed Services University or the Department of Defense.