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Iraq War Clinician Guide: Topics Specific to the Psychiatric Treatment of Military Personnel: Background Issues, Assessment Guidelines and Treatment of the Returning Iraq War Veteran

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About the Course:

This course addresses topics specific to the psychiatric treatment of military personnel, background issues, assessment guidelines, and treatment for the returning veteran of the Iraq War.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Iraq War Clinician Guide: Topics Specific to the Psychiatric Treatment of Military Personnel: Background Issues, Assessment Guidelines and Treatment of the Returning Iraq War Veteran created by National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Walter Reed Army Medical Center in 2004.

Journal/Publisher:

National Center for PTSD and the Department of Veterans Affairs

Publication Date:

June 2004

Course Material Authors

National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about topics specific to the psychiatric treatment of military personnel. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Explain a brief description of the history and current structure of the United States Military Forces.

  2. Identify the background issues and assessment guidelines for the returning Iraq War veteran.

  3. Describe the helping context for active duty verses veterans seeking health care.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

5 credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

5 credit hours

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Article: Iraq War Chapters 3 & 4

This public domain article is reproduced from the “US Department of Veterans Affairs”: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/

Iraq War Chapter 2

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Course Retired
Course Number 101192
5 credit hours
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
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267 members have taken this course