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
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  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 Watch On-Demand

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
April 24
11:30 AM ET
Student Veterans' Health: What College Health Professionals and Faculty Need to Know

        Annabel Prins, PhD

        Tommy Furlong

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May 1
11:30 AM ET
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
Coming Soon
May 15
11:30 AM ET
Physical Health and Mental Health Following Deployment
          Bradford L. Felker, MD Coming Soon
May 22
11:30 AM ET
Clinical Case Conference - Recognizing and Treating Mild TBI and PTSD
          Sheila Rauch, PhD
        Grant Iverson, PhD
Coming Soon

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
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Military Culture
        BG Jack Hammond
        Roger A. Knight IV
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Reintegration Issues from the Veteran's Perspective: Overcoming the Stigma of Seeking Help
        Margaret Harvey, PsyD
        Roger A. Knight IV
        Nicholas Dutter
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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
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Clinical Practice Guidelines and Resources for PTSD Treatment
        Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD Watch On-Demand
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 Watch On-Demand
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
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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 Watch On-Demand
Recognizing Suicide Risk in Returning Veterans
        Lisa Brenner, PhD, ABPP Watch On-Demand
Sleep Issues in Returning Veterans
        Bruce P. Capehart, MD Watch On-Demand
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
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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
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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.