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New Mobile Device App - Veteran Mental Health Consultation Companion

All mental health providers can now accurately assess and monitor major health conditions experienced by veterans, using the new Veteran Mental Health Consultation Companion (VMHC2) mobile device app. VMHC2 provides screening and risk assessment questions, interactive psychometric measures, automatic score calculation

New APS Interest Group on Military and Emergency Services

A new interest group in Military and Emergency Services and Psychology aims to enhance the professional identity of military psychologists and psychologists working with serving and ex-serving military or emergency services personnel.  Membership of the group would provide psychologists with

New ADF Post-discharge GP Health Assessment

All former serving members of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) can now access a comprehensive health assessment from their GP, funded under Medicare. In support of this assessment DVA has developed a purpose-built screening tool for GPs. This tool has

Case Formulation online training

Veterans often present with complex comorbid conditions that require careful assessment and treatment planning. A new online program for mental health professionals, Case Formulation, offers training to know where to start when faced by the challenge of prioritising presenting problems.  Further

Planning to attend a mental health conference?

If you're interested in hearing more about the research and planning that has gone into developing the veteran-specific mental health resources available on At Ease Professional, or the strategies being implemented to improve the quality of mental health care for

Summary of DVA Mental Health Services and Resources

Providers can refer DVA clients to a range of community and veteran-specific services and resources. To find out more about the mental health resources you can recommend to your veteran patient, including to which disorder the resources are most applicable, click here (click

DVA's PTSD app now available

This iPhone/Android app will help veterans and serving Defence force personnel understand and manage the symptoms of PTSD. For further information visit the App page here.