West Virginia: Mental Health Care of American Veterans and Their Families

This course fulfills the West Virginia requirement for training on mental health conditions common to veterans and family members of veterans and includes information about inquiring whether your patients are veterans or family members of veterans, screening for conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), risk of suicide, depression and grief, and prevention of suicide. 

This course addresses the healthcare challenges of today’s returning Veterans and describes the resources available to them. It explains the importance of screening for military service by health professionals when seeing a patient for the first time. Following a discussion of the health conditions seen in Veterans, it explains the principles of rehabilitation and reintegration that underlie their focused care.

 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 Contact hours
Course opens: 
02/20/2019
Course expires: 
05/01/2022
Cost:
$19.00
Rating: 
0
Sara Wilson, BA

Available Credit

  • 2.00 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$19.00
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