UC4: Service Members and Veterans on Campus at NC A&T State Univ., NC
Friday, March 8, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)
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 overview of evidence-based treatments of PTSD - Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT).
The training, handouts, lunch, and continuing education credits are provided at no cost to attendees by North Carolina A&T State University Counseling Services. Registration to attend is free, and required.
David Riggs, Ph.D. (bio)
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)
Continuing education credits for mental healthcare providers will be offered. More information to come.
Directions and Parking
The Center for Deployment Psychology is a tri-service consortium funded through a Department of Defense grant from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USU). As the Nation’s only federal health sciences university, USU is committed to excellence in military medicine and public health during peace and war.
When & Where
North Carolina A&T State University Counseling Services
North Carolina A&T State University Counseling Services offers a variety of services to help all currently enrolled North Carolina A&T State University students address challenges and difficulties they may face. Our services are designed to help students understand themselves better, create and maintain healthy relationships, improve their academic performance and make satisfying career and life choices.
Counseling Services of North Carolina A&T State University has made a strong commitment to meeting the needs of culturally diverse people. As a staff, we are addressing issues of diversity in our clinical work, training, programming and consultation, and staff development.