Women’s Mental Health Webinar Series

National VA/DoD Women's Mental Health Mini-Residency - September 22-24, 2020 (eight hours of training spread across three days). Space is limited!

Purpose:
To provide Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Department of Defense (DoD) mental health team members with the knowledge and skills to deliver gender-sensitive care to women Veterans and Service members, and to further develop a community of practice.

Description:
In this live online training, nationally recognized VA and DoD subject matter experts will share their knowledge on unique aspects of women’s mental health, including the key influences of sex, gender and reproductive cycle stages. At the conclusion of the training, participants will understand the continuum of experiences of women veterans and service members and be equipped to strengthen continuity of care across systems, with an emphasis on pre-deployment, deployment, post-deployment and transitional experiences as they relate specifically to women.

Target Audience:
VA and DoD mental health team members, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, counselors, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists and behavioral health technicians.

Cost:
No registration cost for VA and DoD participants.

Dates/Times:
Sept. 22, 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. ET; Sept. 23, 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. ET; Sept. 24, 11 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. ET. See the full program schedule.

Enduring Training:
Clinicians unable to attend the live online training can access the enduring webinars after the event.

Continuing Education:
Eight hours of continuing education credits are available for participation in this activity.