Dr. Deborah Perlick is doing a research study at the Bronx and Manhattan VA campuses. She is currently recruiting groups of OEF/OIF Veterans and their partners/spouses that are facing common post-deployment challenges.
This is a research study. Participants will be compensated up to $270 per couple for their time if they complete the entire study. Participation lasts about 12 months.
The study involves: Learning coping, communication and healthy living skills; Group meetings with 3-5 other couples, twice-monthly for 14 sessions; Completing study assessments at three time points.
Contact Sharon Alter, M.A, Project Director for more details: 718-584-9000, ext 3696.