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Service Members and Veterans on Campus Workshop Coming to the University Minnesota

On Thursday October 7, 2010 the University of Minnesota Office for Student Affairs, University Counseling & Consulting Services and Boynton Health Services/Mental Health Clinic will be hosting a day-long training titled Service Members and Veterans on Campus.

Location: St. Paul Student Center, University of Minnesota Twin Cities St. Paul Campus

2017 Buford Ave St. Paul, MN 55108.

Directions and Parking: http://www.spsc.umn.edu/about/directions.php

Presenter:
The training will be conducted by Ted Bonar, Psy.D. of the Center for Deployment Psychology (www.deploymentpsych.org). CDP is a grant-funded, non-profit organization that focuses on helping vets and service members on campus.

Cost: The program is free to participants.

Morning Program 8:30 a.m. -noon

Audience: All Interested Staff, Faculty and Students Working With Veterans

  • Culture and Experience of Service Members and Veterans on Campus

  • The Deployment Cycle and its Impact on Students

  • Addressing Campus Concerns: Outreach and Campus Planning

  • (Lunch on your own)

    Afternoon Program 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

    Audience: Campus Mental Health Professionals

  • Clinical Concerns for Service Members and Veterans

  • Depression • Suicide • PTSD • Insomnia • Substance Use • TBI

  • Application Workshop

  • PTSD: Basic Etiology and Risk Factors

  • Overview of Treatment for PTSD on Campus--Introductions to: Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)

  • Psychology Continuing Education Credits are available for the full 1-day program.

    BECAUSE OF SPACE LIMITATIONS THERE IS AN ENROLLMENT LIMITATION OF 100, SO PLEASE REGISTER EARLY!

    To register please email Lizzy Baker-Myhre @ baker583@umn.edu

    Indicate how many people in your group will be attending.