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Families Invited to Dial Into Helping Webinars

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The webinar series [ http://www.dcoe.health.mil/Training/MonthlyWebinars.aspx ] presents resources and best practices regarding TBI and psychological health care and offers participants an interactive environment to ask questions or comment. This past year, the series featured topics such as family support techniques, combating stigma, suicide prevention and reintegration programs.

In 2011, topics will range from the impact of war on children to post-traumatic stress disorder in the wake of a natural disaster. Webinars are scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. EST.

Here's the complete schedule:

Jan. 27: Peer-to-Peer Support Model Program Feb. 24: Compassion Fatigue March 24: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Co-occurring Psychological Health Disorders: Focus on Mild Traumatic Brain Injury with Co-occurring Psychological Health Disorders Toolkit April 28: Indirect Neurotrauma: The Impact of War on Children May 26: Operational Stress and In Theater Care June 23: Anatomical/Physiological Changes Secondary to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder July 28: Reintegrative Medicine: Focusing on Family and Clinical Perspective, and Adaptation Following Incident Aug. 25: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Natural Disasters Sept. 22: Neuropathophysiology of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Oct. 27: Generational Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Post Traumatic Growth Nov. 17: Holidays Apart from Family December: No event due to the holidays

For more on the webinar series, visit the DcOE blog  [ http://www.dcoe.health.mil/blog/article.aspx?id=1&postid=179 ]. To be added to the DCoE Monthly Webinar Series listserv or to sign up for upcoming webinars, e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. [ http://www.defense.gov/news/mailto:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ].