Applying Military Cultural Competence for More Effective Care for Veterans: SELF-PACED ONLINE

3 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2025
This training will focus on improving quality of treatment for Veterans by integrating research and knowledge of military culture into client care. It will focus on a client-centered approach to caring for Veterans, with a focus on effective communication, how that culture may affect the self and world views of Veterans, the impact of current events on Veterans’ wellbeing, barriers to care, and improving assessment and treatment planning for Veterans. 
Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify implications of military culture on healthcare for Veterans.
  2. Describe tips for assisting Veterans who are dealing with the impact of current events.
  3. Describe the importance of incorporating culturally-informed principles into practice, based on knowledge of the challenges and strengths of being a Veteran.
Presented by: Patricia Watson, PhD
Continuing Education Units: 1.5 CEUs
This training is approved for 1.5 CEUs by the following professional organizations:
  • National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) 
  • International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)
  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
  • Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
  • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers
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Date Mon, Jan 3 12:00 am GMT-8 (America/Los_Angeles)
End Date Wed, Dec 31 12:00 am GMT-8 (America/Los_Angeles)
Registration Start Date Fri, Jun 17 12:00 am GMT-7 (America/Los_Angeles)
Event Time Zone PDT
Cut Off Date Wed, Dec 31 12:00 am GMT-8 (America/Los_Angeles)
Individual Price FREE
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