Training webinars

Register for next webinar : Veterans in Pain: Where the body and mind meet, on 14 August

The Department of Veterans' Affairs has collaborated with the Mental Health Professionals Network to develop a series of free webinars designed to help clinicians better support the mental health needs of veterans.  Each webinar will involve a number of Australian and international experts and participants will have the opportunity to pose questions to the panellists.  Webinars will be scheduled on a quarterly basis, with recordings being made available here 2-3 weeks after the live event.

 

Webinar 1: Understanding the Military Experience

The first webinar, Understanding the Military Experience: From Warrior to Civilian, took place on Tuesday 16th August 2016.  Video of the session can be downloaded here (in mp4 format), while audio is available here.  Alternatively, the podcast can be streamed from YouTube here.  The following resources are also available:

Webinar 2: Evidence-based treatments for trauma-related conditions

The second webinar, Responding to and Treating Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: What Works?, took place on Tuesday 25th October 2016. Video of the session can be downloaded here (with captions) (in mp4 format), while audio is available here. Alternatively, the podcast can be streamed from YouTube here. The following resources are available:

Webinar 3:Treatments for insomnia and nightmares, with a focus on pain as a risk factor

The third webinar, Promoting Health Sleep: Recognising, Responding to and Treating Common Sleep Disorders in Veterans, took place on Tuesday 28th February 2017. Video of the session can be downloaded here (with captions) (in mp4 format), while audio is available here. Alternatively, the podcast can be streamed from YouTube here. The following resources are available:

Webinar 4: Addiction and avoidance

The fourth webinar, Tips for the Effective Assessment, Treatment and Management of Substance Abuse Amongst Veterans, took place on Tuesday 18th April 2017. Video of the session can be downloaded here (with captions) (in mp4 format), while audio is available here. Alternatively, the podcast can be streamed from YouTube here. The following resources are available:

Webinar 5: Assessment and treatment of anger

The fifth webinar, Understanding Anger in Veterans: Tips and Strategies to Support Veterans Struggling with Anger, took place on Tuesday 11th July 2017. Video of the session can be downloaded here (with captions) (in mp4 format), while audio is here. Alternatively, the podcast can be streamed from YouTube here. The following resources are available:

Webinar 6: Impact of veterans' mental health on families

The sixth webinar, Supporting the Families of Veterans: Understanding the Impact of Veterans Mental Health on their Families, took place on Thursday 5 October 2017. Video of the session can be downloaded here (with captions) (in mp4 format), while audio is here. Alternatively, the podcast can be streamed from YouTube here. The following resources are available:

Webinar 7: Suicide prevention and the veteran community

The seventh webinar, Suicide Prevention and the Veteran Community, took place on Tuesday 29 May 2018. The podcast can be streamed from YouTube here. Alternatively, the video (in mp4 format) and audio of the session can be downloaded here. The following resources are available:

Webinar 8: Veterans in Pain: Where the body and mind meet

Register now : 14 August