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First Responders understanding Veterans: Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

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VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System

6900 North Pecos Road

North Las Vegas, NV 89086

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Veterans: What First Responders need to know.

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Join us for a presentation by Mental Health and VA Police from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Training provides information, education and insights with specific issues related to combat Veterans, suicide prevention and VA services. Training is specifically geared towards interactions with First Responders. Also providing opportunities to connect First Responders who are Veterans themselves. Training includes education, videos, discussions and life scenarios as learning tools.

Learning objectives:

  1. Introductions
  2. Post Deployment adjustments, PTSD, Women in the Military, etc
  3. De-Escalations and practical tips
  4. Suicide prevention and Law Enforcement Response.
  5. Addressing the Stigma of Mental Health
  6. Help for First Responders under stress
  7. Suicide by Cop
  8. VA & Non VA resources
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VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System

6900 North Pecos Road

North Las Vegas, NV 89086

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