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      Veterans in Crisis - Training for the First Responder Community in Omaha


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      March 10, 2020

      Tuesday   8:00 AM

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      Veterans in Crisis - Training for the First Responder Community

      Identifying Veterans in Crisis and familiarizing their unique needs: ¨ Veteran Demographics, Transition/Adjustment Considerations.¨ Current Issues facing the Veteran Community.¨ The Role of First Responders.¨ PTSD: What it is, and what isn’t. ¨ Veteran Suicide / Prevention Strategies¨ Veteran Contacts: First Responder Strategies for De-for Escalation¨ Veteran-Involved Critical Incidents & Officer Safety Considerations¨ Veteran-Involved Hostage/Barricade Situations & Negotiation Strategies¨ VA Resources and local Points of Contact¨ First Responder Wellness- You Are Not Immune Presented by a Veterans Affairs Police Officer (Veteran) and a VA Clinicians, This 8 hour training is designed for the First Responder to better understand and interact with someone in Crisis. “PTSD is full of contradictions. Virtually every reaction that mental health professionals label a ‘symptom,’ and which indeed can cause havoc in your life after returning home from combat, is an essential survival skill in the war zone.” Charles W. Hoge, MD, Colonel (Ret.), All - $0.00

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