The percentage of American adults age 20+ who "had depression in a given 2-week period" during 2013-2016, according to a recently released data brief from the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics, Prevalence of Depression Among Adults Aged 20 and Over: United States, 2013–2016.
Deployment Psychology Blog
Welcome to this week’s edition of CDP News! We like to use this space to review recent happenings in and around the Center for Deployment Psychology, while also looking ahead to upcoming events. March is well underway and we’ve got some great events coming up.
The weekly research update contains the latest news, journal articles and useful links from around the web. Some of this week's topics include:
● Clinician's Trauma Update Online (February 2018)
● PTSD Monthly Update - February 2018: 3 Myths About PTSD
● A Brief Exposure-Based Treatment vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomized Noninferiority Clinical Trial.
Since 2001, more than 2.6 million U.S. military personnel have been deployed in support of Operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom, and New Dawn. Between 2001 and 2016, more than 350,000 cases of traumatic brain injury (TBI) have been diagnosed in active duty Service members, most of which are concussive TBI (cTBI), also known as mild TBI.
The percentage of health care providers in New York State who "met all criteria for effectively serving the veteran population." according to a new RAND Corporation study -- Ready or Not? Assessing the Capacity of New York State Health Care Providers to Meet the Needs of Veterans.