PTSD: Exposure versus Cognitive Therapy: VA is preparing to launch a study that will examine the two leading forms of treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder: Prolonged Exposure Therapy, and Cognitive Processing Therapy.
If you’re concerned about yourself or a loved one, visit Military Pathways to take a free, anonymous, online self-assessment for common mental health conditions such as depression, posttraumatic stress disorder or generalized anxiety disorder.
As your constituent and a member of Veterans-For-Change [VFC], an advocacy group for Veterans rights, benefits, and treatment, we bring to your attention the ever-increasing problems affecting Veterans and their families every day.
Posted by U.S. Public Health Service Capt. Janet Hawkins, Deployment Health Clinical Center. Capt. Janet Hawkins is a violence prevention subject matter expert at the Deployment Health Clinical Center.
In an amazing redux of Debby does Dallas, President and Mrs. Obama blew into Orlando with much fanfare to address the DAV hierarchy and dole out the political favors to America’s finest that keep them elected.
An unfortunate industry trend on the rise is the number of veterans involved in the criminal justice system – approximately 10 percent of people who are incarcerated at any one time are estimated to be veterans. With many of them suffering from PTSD, mental illnesses or substance abuse problems, several national initiatives and treatment programs have surfaced to help prevent unnecessary incarceration when possible.
For COMPLETE summaries, see this month’s CTU-Online PDF This issue of CTU-Online contains 10 summaries: Evidence reviews of PTSD prevention and treatment: The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality recently released two research syntheses of interventions for PTSD in adults, with one focused on approaches for prevention and the other on treatment. Read more… […]
If you’ve never considered getting an HIV test before, consider getting one now. VA recommends all Veterans, regardless of age and personal risk, get tested at least once in their lifetime. Testing is available at your local VA medical center.
FireBreather: Poor Poor Zews ... Totally Unaccustommed to Actuality but in love with Lying .... When faced with Truth these days they just Shyly try to work their way into the ...
Cara St. Louis: Also, this is actually the 6th article I've brought to VT since beginning of October. Not sure why the others don't show up.
FireBreather: A Hologram NOT in the Dark but out in Sunlight would require an immense brightness n power source .... Incredible ...
Alois: Forgot to say...guess we can learn something from this Baboon...like the ancient Egyptians did. In their mythology one aspect of the Baboon where seen as an divine feature.
When the sun ...
captain obvious: long ago they've made it "legal" for anything "charity" to spend 90% for administration and distribution.
when Haiti got slammed they raked billions, the Haitian people got military occupation, concentration camps, ...