If you are a student veteran who is age +18, you may be eligible to participate in a research study from the Global Mental Health Lab at Teachers College, Columbia University.Read more
Wurzweiler School of Social Work's Care Café presents a webinar Combatting Substance Abuse on November 30, 7pm (EST). Join Dr. Debbie Akerman for an informative talk/workshop on substance abuse in the veteran community.
All events are free and via zoom. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the zoom link.
Veterans may be eligible for $20 Fresh Connect certificates for fresh food, redeemable at farmers markets across New York.Read more
Hudson Valley Community College Dental Hygiene Clinic offers free Dental Cleanings for veterans.Read more
The Veterans Mental Health Training Initiative presents the Veterans Healthcare Training Conference virtually on December 5, 8:30-11:30am (EST) for physicians, social workers, community mental health professionals and legislators.
Hear from an educational and interactive panel discussion on the health & mental health care needs of veterans.
- Identify signs and symptoms of mental health responses, including depression, anxiety, PTSD, and suicidal ideation in veteran patients
- Review relevant statistics related to the veteran population, including their access to and use of healthcare
- Recognize the importance of primary care specialists and community mental health providers in screening individuals for military service
- Discuss the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on mental health of veteran patients
CME recipients click HERE to register. The Medical Society of the State of New York designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1
credits. Physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CE recipients click HERE to register. NYSED approved for 3 CE credits for social workers, LMFTs & LMHCs.
Hosted by the Medical Society of the State of New York, the National Association of Social Workers, NYS & the New York State Psychiatric Association. Supported by a grant provided by the New York State Office of Mental Health.
In honor of Veterans Day, Touro Dental Health will host its 3rd Annual Smiles for Veterans event throughout the month of November, providing free dental care for veterans, military service members and their families. Vets, military personnel, and their spouses are welcome to receive free dental screenings, x-rays, cleanings, and fillings.