Your Brain on the Military Online

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum offers an online presentation called Your Brain on the Military - Remaining Intrepid on June 26, 3:30pm. The Intrepid Museum and New-York Presbyterian Military Family Wellness Center welcome current and former military service members and their family and friends for a virtual town hall discussing veteran mental health concerns around COVID-19. Learn about how social changes, grief, and economic loss are affecting our veteran community and how to gain access to resources to help navigate these changes.

Free with advance registration. Click here to register. This program will be conducted over Zoom, with opportunities to ask questions.

Speakers and topics will include:

  • Matthew Ryba, Director of Community Outreach at MFWC; USMC veteran OIF/OEF
    • Introductions
  • Dr. Yuval Neria, Clinical Director of MFWC and Columbia Veteran Research Center
    • Long term mental health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Dr. John Markowitz, Research Psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute; Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
    • Telementalhealth therapy: Using technology to provide treatment remotely
  • Dr. Colleen Becket-Davenport, Clinical Psychologist at the National Center for PTSD, Dept. of Veteran Affairs Palo Alto; voluntary faculty Weill Cornell PATSS
    • Mobile mental health apps for self-care during COVID-19
June 26, 2020 at 3:30pm - 5:30pm
New York, NY
United States
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