The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum offers a presentation called Your Brain on the Military on October 12, 3-5pm. The Intrepid Museum and New-York Presbyterian Military Family Wellness Center welcome current and former military service members and their family and friends for an afternoon exploring the links between military service and the brain. Hear from researchers and veterans as they unravel myths and realities about veterans and mental health.
Speakers and topics include:
Transitioning from Military Service to Civilian Life: Dr. Colleen Becket-Davenport, PsyD, & Matthew Ryba, USMC veteran; Later Life Transitions: Dr. Bret Rutherford; Psychotherapy of PTSD: Available Treatments and How They Work: John Markowitz, M.D. & Dr. Melissa Peskin.
This program is free with advance registration.
West 46th St & 12th Ave
New York, NY 10036
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