Military Culture Training


We provide military culture training to different providers to improve access to care for Veterans, Service Members, and their Families. Some topics included:

  • Caring for Veterans, Service Members, and their Families who are living with PTSD and TBI
  • Homelessness
  • Military Sexual Trauma (MST)
  • Reintegration challenges for Veterans, Service Members, and their Families
  • Stigma reduction
  • Substance use disorder
  • Understanding military culture and the varying deployment cycles
  • Understanding Veterans, Service Members, and Families of all ages and how to better serve them


Contact Dr. Larisa Owen to learn more


SAMHSA's SMVF TA Center


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s SMVF Technical Assistance Center is featuring the webinar Asking this Critical Question Can Make a Difference: “Have you or a loved one ever served in the military?” on YouTube. The infographic captures five key points from the webinar.

To view the infographic, click HERE


VETERANS ADMINISTRATION


The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers a question and answer service, learn more HERE


VETERAN CRISIS LINE


The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

Call 1-800-273-8255

Learn more HERE.


MAKE THE CONNECTION


https://maketheconnection.net/

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Ask The Question Community Tool Kit


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In our work with veterans and their families, we encounter agencies that serve primarily parents, agencies that serve primarily children and agencies that serve veterans — without ever asking if…

October 26, 2017

Evaluation Principles for Veteran-Serving agencies and Veterans Treatment Courts
If reports talk about what agencies are doing, rather than how well the clients are doing, the evaluation may be missing the point. The point is the program is supposed…

September 22, 2017

Collaborating at the Local Level to Serve Veterans and their Families
But how can these agencies and those that serve veterans directly work together to achieve better results and wider funding? There are three critical ingredients to such an effort by…

August 25, 2017

Serving Veteran Family Members: The Invisible Children


"Why do Children of Veterans Need Help?"



RESOURCES

AVAILABLE RESOURCES FOR VETERANS AND VETERAN FAMILIES DIRECT SERVICE PROVIDERS: