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Military Family & Faith: PTSD

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Road Home Program

1645 West Jackson Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60612

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The Impact of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder on Military Families

Come join us as we discuss how military life, transition and the invisible wounds of war impact military families. Dialogue with the faith community on care and support of military families, and receive training on Military Family 101 and an overview of FOCUS (Families OverComing Under Stress).

In addition to Military Family 101 training and an overview of FOCUS, each session will revolve around a unique discussion topic. For this session, we will be discussing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and the impact it has on military families.


More information on FOCUS can be found here: http://www.focusproject.org/about-us


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Are there CEU's offered for clinical staff attendees?

Yes, 3 CEUs will be offered per session of this 3 part series. See the below fine print* for the unabridged details regarding the CEUs.


What are the learning objectives associated with the CEUs offered?

The learning objectives are as follows:

  • Provide a collaborative framework for faith communities and mental health providers to work together in support of the unique needs of Military Families

  • Dialogue with the faith community about care and support of Military Families in their local community

  • Increase awareness on the impact of military life, transition and invisible wounds of war in Military Families


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is located at 1640 W. Jackson Blvd. From the parking garage, cross the sky bridge and enter the building on the left (another sky bridge). Take the elevators down to the basement and make a right.


Who can I contact with any questions or concerns regarding this event?

Your event POC is Molly Knapp, Education Coordinator here at the Road Home Program. You can contact her via email at molly_knapp@rush.edu or by phone at (312) 563-9011.


*In support of Patient Care, Rush University Medical Center is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Rush University is an approved provider for physical therapy (216.000272), occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, social work (159.001203), nutrition, speech-audiology, and psychology by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. Rush University designates this live activity for (9) Continuing Education credit(s). This activity is being presented without bias and without commercial support.

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