From the War Zone to the Home Front: Supporting the Mental Health of Veterans and Families

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

Massachusetts General Hospital - Psychiatry Academy
to be determined


C.E. Credit for Physician: 1.00
Specialization: AMA PRA Category 1
This activity has planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. McLean Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Social Work: 1.00
This program has been approved for 1 Social Work Continuing Education hour for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D 61631.
C.E. Credit for Nursing : 1.00
This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 1 contact hour of Nursing Continuing Education credit.
C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Psychological: 1.00
The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This offering meets the criteria for 1 Continuing Education (CE) credit for psychologists.

Training Overview Description

Home Base, a partnership of Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital is providing this free, CME-certified educational series to assist clinicians in the diagnosis and treatment of the silent wounds of war in returning veterans and their families. Enhance your care for veterans and the extended military community by taking advantage of this military-related content.

More than 30 free sessions available on demand all year long including three NEW courses:
• Introducing VetChange: An Online Intervention for Veterans with Problem Drinking and PTSD Symptoms
• Opioid Use Disorders: Considerations in Medication Assisted Treatments of Military Veterans
• Suicide Postvention: Survivor Care for Families of Service Members and Veterans

Complete information for all online courses available at: MGH From the War Zone to the Home Front

Event-specific Details

CE/CME offered with most courses. Approved length and heath fields will vary with content.

Veterans Health
Traumatic Brain Injury
Primary Care
Prescription Drug Abuse / Opioid Abuse
Pain Management
Other Health Topics
Evidence Based Medicine/Practice
Chronic Disease Management
Behavioral Health / Mental Health
Alcohol & Substance Abuse
Public Health Specialist
Health Educator
Family Medicine Physician
Police Officer
Family Caregiver
Registered Nurse - CNS
Registered Nurse
Public Health Nurse
Nurse Educator
Nurse Administrator
Licensed Practical Nurse
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Physician Assistant
NP - Women's Health
NP - Psychiatric
NP - Family Practice
Vocational Specialist
Respite Worker
Recreational/Activity Therapist
Patient Advocate
Individual Support Worker
Home Health Aide/Personal Care Attendant
Case Manager/Care Coordinator
Village Counselor
Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseler
Social Worker
Licensed Professional Counselor
Family & Marriage Therapist
Chemical Dependency Counselor
Behavioral Health Aide
Speech Therapy Assistant
Speech Therapist
Physical Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Occupational Therapist
Pharmacy Technician
Medical Assistant
Emergency Medical Technician EMT/ETT
Community Health Practitioner (CHP)
Community Health Aide (CHA)

Registration Information

Free registration at: MGH From the War Zone to the Home Front