UC4: Service Members & Veterans on Campus at Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Center for Deployment Psychology with the American Council on Education and the Bob Woodruff Foundation
Thursday, September 5, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
About the Program
The Center for Deployment Psychology University Counseling Center Core Competency (UC4) program: Service Members and Veterans on Campus is designed to provide an informative and engaging training to all clinical staff working in a university or college community.
Curriculum includes interactive, didactic, and workshop components that address multicultural understanding of service members and veterans, campus-specific challenges, deployment cycle stressors, outreach discussion and workshop, and an introduction to evidence-based treatments of PTSD - Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT).
Lisa M. French, Psy.D. (bio)
Clinical Psychologist, Chief of Military Education Programs
Diana Sermanian, Psy.D. (bio)
Clinical Psychologist, Chief of Civilian Education Programs
Center for Deployment Psychology
This is a generalist program for campus counseling centers seeking to understand the concerns, challenges, and experience of veterans attending college, and is an in-person, full-day training for all clinical staff working in a university, college, or community college setting.
Non-clinical campus administrators and staff who interact daily with the student body are also welcome to attend as space allows.
Continuing Education Credits (CEs)
Most professional-level clinicians are eligible to receive CEUs upon completion of this training. Full check-in and check-out is required. Check-in will begin at 8:00am, CEUs for partial participation will not be awareded. CMEs for medical providers or psychiatrists are not available. CEUs will be provided through CMI. For CE credit information only, please contact Amy Forsberg at: firstname.lastname@example.org. For information specific to CE eligibility please refer to the CMI Ad Statement.
CMI Ad Statement
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Support for this workshop is made possible in part by a grant through the American Council on Education (ACE) from the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF), which provides resources and support to injured service members, veterans and their families so they have successful futures.
The Center for Deployment Psychology is a tri-service psychology training consortium headquartered at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USU) in Bethesda, Maryland. As the Nation’s only federal health sciences university, USU is committed to excellence in military medicine and public health during peace and war.