Military Sexual Trauma

August 30, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Learn about military sexual trauma (MST) including the legal definition, events included in this definition, the possible overall impact on functioning, and common diagnoses associated with MST. Veteran Affairs (VA) data and research will be shared about the frequencies of MST and the number of veterans in Connecticut who do not access VA care. Learn about treatment and programs for MST including VA services, strategies discussing a veteran's sexual trauma status and history, and suggestions for working effectively with individuals. Finally, in this half-day training learn about the effects of military sexual trauma and how it may manifest to health care providers.

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