These FREE sessions are led by renowned clinician-researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and the VA Healthcare System:
  • 23 on-demand sessions from 2012 and 2013.
  • New in 2014, 9 live broadcasts including 3 clinical case conferences.
  • CME/CE/CEU credits available for physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, and licensed mental health counselors.

2014 Broadcasts

Is There an App for That?: A Consumer's Guide to Tackling the Invisible Wounds of War Using Mobile Apps and Online Technology
          Ken Weingardt, PhD
        Julia Hoffman, PsyD
Under Review
  Staying Strong: Helping Families and Schools Build Resilience in Military-Connected Children
          Paula K. Rauch, MD Watch On-Demand
  Clinical Case Conference - When Substance Abuse and PTSD Collide
          Sonya Norman, PhD
        Margaret Harvey, PsyD
Watch On-Demand
  Reproductive Mental Health Care in Younger and Older Female Veterans  
          Lee Cohen, MD Under Review

Clinical Case Conference - When a Parent has PTSD: Restoring Resilience in Parents and Their Children
          Bonnie Y. Ohye, PhD
        Stephen J. Cozza, MD
Watch On-Demand

Student Veterans' Health: What College Health Professionals and Faculty Need to Know

        Annabel Prins, PhD

        Tommy Furlong

Watch On-Demand
  Service Dogs, Acupuncture, Psychotherapy, and More: What’s the Evidence and What’s Evidence-based
          Naomi M. Simon, MD, MSc
        Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD
Under Review
  Physical Health and Mental Health Following Deployment
          Bradford L. Felker, MD Watch On-Demand

Clinical Case Conference - Recognizing and Treating Mild TBI and PTSD
          Sheila Rauch, PhD
        Grant Iverson, PhD
Watch On-Demand

On-Demand Sessions: Military Culture and Introduction

The Challenges of Coming Home After War: What Providers Need to Know
        Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD
        Naomi M. Simon, MD, MSc
Watch On-Demand
Military Culture
        BG Jack Hammond
        Roger A. Knight IV
Under Review
Reintegration Issues from the Veteran's Perspective: Overcoming the Stigma of Seeking Help
        Margaret Harvey, PsyD
        Roger A. Knight IV
        Nicholas Dutter
Under Review


On-Demand Sessions: Understanding Trauma and Treatment

Aggression and Domestic Violence
        Casey Taft, PhD Watch On-Demand
Challenges of Treating Co-Morbid PTSD and TBI
        Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD
        Ross D. Zafonte, DO
Watch On-Demand
Clinical Practice Guidelines and Resources for PTSD Treatment
        Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD Under Review
Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD
        Kathleen Chard, PhD Watch On-Demand
Managing Grief and Loss in Returning Veterans and Families
        Naomi M. Simon, MD, MSc Watch On-Demand
Military Sexual Trauma
        Amy Street, PhD Under Review
Pain Issues in Returning Veterans
        Carri-Ann Gibson, MD, DAAPM, DFAPA Watch On-Demand
Prolonged Exposure and Virtual Reality Therapy for PTSD
        Barbara Rothbaum, PhD
        Stefan Schmertz, PhD
Watch On-Demand
Psychopharmacology of PTSD
        Bruce P. Capehart, MD Watch On-Demand
PTSD Diagnosis and DSM-5
        Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD Watch On-Demand
Recognizing PTSD and Co-Morbidities
        Terence M. Keane, PhD Under Review
Recognizing Suicide Risk in Returning Veterans
        Lisa Brenner, PhD, ABPP Under Review
Sleep Issues in Returning Veterans
        Bruce P. Capehart, MD Under Review
Substance Abuse
        Andrew J. Saxon, MD Watch On-Demand
Traumatic Brain Injury
        Ross D. Zafonte, DO Watch On-Demand

On-Demand Sessions: Military Family Challenges

Challenges Facing Other Family Members When a Veteran has PTSD
        Bonnie Y. Ohye, PhD
        Daniel Maher LICSW
Watch On-Demand
Impact of Combat-Related Injury, Illness, and Death on Military Children and Families
        Stephen J. Cozza, MD Watch On-Demand
Keeping Military Families Emotionally Strong: Couples Therapy for PTSD
        Steffany J. Fredman, PhD Watch On-Demand
Supporting Resilience in Military Connected Children: The PACT Model
        Paula K. Rauch, MD Watch On-Demand
When One Family Member Serves, the Entire Family Serves
        Kathy Clair-Hayes, LICSW, MSW, MA
        Patricia Lester, MD
Watch On-Demand


Key Points for this series include:


  • Distinctions of evidence based treatment compared to complimentary therapy available for PTSD and TBI.
  • The unique physical health issues some veterans experience post deployment.
  • Ways in which to build resiliency in military-connected children.
  • The evidence based diagnostic and treatment strategies for co-morbid PTSD and TBI.
  • The challenges of treating reproductive mental health for female veterans.

Note: Learning objectives specific to the session can be found on each individual course registration pages.