Veteran Informed Treatment

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Veteran Informed Treatment

Statistics and General Information

Mental Disorders Among OEF/OIF Veterans Using VA Health Care: Facts and Figures http://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R41921.pdf

National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics http://www.va.gov/vetdata/veteran_population.asp

Behavioral Health Issues Among Afghanistan and Iraq U.S. War Veterans http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA12-4670/SMA12-4670.pdf

Military Cultural Competency

The Center for Deployment Psychology  http://deploymentpsych.org/

Community Provider Toolkit – US Department of Veterans Affairs www.mentalhealth.va.gov/communityproviders/

Understanding Military Culture when Treating PTSD http://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/continuing_ed/military_culture.asp

Screening and Assessment

HELPS Brain Injury Screening Tool  http://www.ncdhhs.gov/dma/moneyfollows/MI-HELPS_Screening_Tool.pdf

PHQ Screeners (PHQ, GAD-7, PHQ/SADS) http://www.phqscreeners.com/

US Department of Veterans Affairs Assessment Request Form (access to CAPS, PCL, LEC and others) http://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/assessment/ncptsd-instrument-request-form.asp

TCU Drug Screen V (TCUDS V) http://ibr.tcu.edu/forms/tcu-drug-screen/

Military Sexual Trauma Veterans Health Initiative (VHI) http://www.publichealth.va.gov/vethealthinitiative/sexual_trauma.asp

National Center for PTSD: Moral Injury in the Context of War http://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/co-occurring/moral_injury_at_war.asp

Clinical Practice Guidelines

Management of Substance Use Disorder http://www.healthquality.va.gov/guidelines/MH/sud/

Management of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Reaction http://www.healthquality.va.gov/guidelines/MH/ptsd/

Management of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) http://www.healthquality.va.gov/guidelines/MH/mdd/

Assessment and Management of Patients at Risk for Suicide http://www.healthquality.va.gov/guidelines/MH/srb/

Treatment and other Resources

Seeking Safety http://www.treatment-innovations.org/seeking-safety.html

Medical University of South Carolina Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) https://cpt.musc.edu/

Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing Therapy http://www.emdr.com/

Prolonged Exposure (PE) Therapy for PTSD in Veterans and Military Personnel http://deploymentpsych.org/online-courses/pe

Moral Injury in Veterans of War  http://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/newsletters/research-quarterly/v23n1.pdf

Military Sexual Trauma http://www.mentalhealth.va.gov/docs/mst_general_factsheet.pdf

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