Topic: Relationship Health and Safety for Military and Veteran Families
Hosted By: Veterans Health Administration Programs and Services
Date/Time: Friday, January 28, 2022, at 4:00 AM - 6:00 AM ChST
Description: This presentation will provide community attendees with basic information about the VA Healthcare System, programs and services that serve and/or support transition Military members, Veterans and their families. Two key programs serving Veteran partners and caregivers will be highlighted in detail. These include the Caregiver Support Program (CSP) and the Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program (IPVAP). Learning objectives include: recognize Veteran/Military family stressors, risks, and red flags related to intimate partner violence; describe programs and resources related to intimate partner violence and caregiver needs through the Department of Veteran Affairs and Department of Defense, and build clinical tools to proactively support couples in developing healthy relationships.