CRISIS: Veterans, mental health & the wounds we cannot see | psychology recovery & military

CRISIS: Veterans, mental health & the wounds we cannot see | psychology recovery & military

Hey everybody. Happy Thursday! Now if you didn’t know tomorrow is Veterans Day in the U.S. What is Veterans Day you might wonder? Veterans Day is a day where all of those who served in our U.S. Military are celebrated and loved on and given a little extra thank you so much. Maybe a hug. …

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VA Claim Exams: Psychological

VA Claim Exams: Psychological

What to expect during your psychological claim exam. If you’re a veteran who has a disability due to your military service, you may decide to submit a disability claim with VA. Mental health conditions that influence your behavior, social experiences, and how you see the world fall under psychological claims. If you’ve submitted a claim …

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What is TRAUMA THERAPY?  Psychology & mental health treatment with Kati Morton licensed therapist

What is TRAUMA THERAPY? Psychology & mental health treatment with Kati Morton licensed therapist

Hey everybody! I have an amazing special guest Dr. Alexa Altman is here to talk with us about what is trauma and resiliency. Since this is the first of many videos that Alexa and I are going to do together tell my audience a little bit about what you do and what your specializations are. …

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VA HSR&D Investigator Insights: Post-Deployment Mental Health Screening

VA HSR&D Investigator Insights: Post-Deployment Mental Health Screening

SOME OF THE WORK THAT MY TEAM HAS DONE HAS INVOLVED LOOKING FOR RISK FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE WOMEN’S RISK FOR SEXUAL VIOLENCE DURING MILITARY SERVICE. WHAT WE FIND IS THAT MANY WOMEN VETERANS HAVE A SENSE OF STIGMA ABOUT REPORTING TRAUMA IN THE MILITARY BE IT SEXUAL TRAUMA OR EXPERIENCES WITH COMBAT. MANY OF THEM …

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New Mental Health Center

New Mental Health Center

♪ MUSIC ♪ An idea conceived nearly two decades ago became a realization as the Bay Pines VA activated its new 155,000 square foot Mental Health Center during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center on September 22. A crowd of nearly 600 gathered to watch the monumental event and …

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