From Battlefield to Street: One Uniform to Another
10/20/12 - 10/21/12
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (More Detail)
||Chicago Marriott Oakbrook
|The information shared and skills taught in this course have also been reported to be helpful for those who work with active duty military personnel.
Course highlights will include:
-Types of symptoms present in the returning military veteran
-Principles of combat stress interventions
-Challenges being faced not common to previous
-"Lessons learned" about combat stress/psychological injuries
-"Deadly Combat Sins"
-"Battlemind" skills that must be transitioned upon retuning home
-"Triggers" that can remind the military veteran of combat experience
-Steps of the RESTORE protocol and where it may be used
-Signs and/or symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury