Accession Number:

ADA532902

Title:

Outreach and Prevention Staff Focus Guide. Building Bridges: Supporting the Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Needs of Military and Veteran Families

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL HEALTH AND TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY ROSSLYN VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

83.0

Abstract:

Building Bridges is a multi-agency, multi-disciplinary collaborative group whose purpose is to support the PH and TBI needs of military and veteran families by Building community partnerships and networks e.g. meetings, LISTSERVS, VTCs. Enhancing community capacity especially in National Guard and Reserve communities. Developing tools and resources designed to support families.e.g. focus guides, toolkits, information sheets Building Bridges is facilitated by the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury DCoE, but all group members are actively engaged and are essential to making these projects a success. Members include representatives from DoD Agencies, Services, Reserve and National Guard. Departments of Veterans Affairs, Health and Human Services, and other federal partners. Non-profit organizations and veterans groups. Academic institutions Family members.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE