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Webinar Recording

Military Justice and the Legal Assistance Program

Published: August, 2012| CDR Andrew House, JAGC

No matter how a client may be connected with the military, questions arise for civilian attorneys and advocates. Often, they need information about how the military discipline/justice system works… View this resource

Webinar Recording

The Invisible War - Sexual Assault in the Military

Published: June, 2012| Amy Ziering, Kori Cioca

The Invisible War is a groundbreaking investigative documentary film that “features hard-hitting interviews with high-ranking military officials and members of Congress that reveal the perfect storm… View this resource

Webinar Recording

The DoD Response to Intimate Partner Violence

Published: June, 2012| Melvina Thornton, LICSW, Karen C. Roksandic, LMSW, ACSW, Family Advocacy Program

This webinar provides information to attorneys and advocates who are not in the military about the military infrastructure that addresses IPV, and programs that have been established to provide… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Military and Veteran Cultural Competence for Civilian Attorneys and Legal Advocates

Published: April, 2012| Ellen C. Schell, Glenna Tinney

More and more, civilian attorneys find themselves assisting survivors who have a connection with the military – clients who are, themselves, service members, or were abused by someone who is or was in… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Sexual Assault, Military Personnel, and Veterans

Published: April, 2012| Jean Wertman, Amy Street, PhD

This webinar provides information about Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) policies, programs, and services to help sexual assault survivors. Whether you work for the… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Resources for Advocates and Attorneys Working with Military-Related Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence

Published: January, 2012| Ellen C. Schell, Esq.

This webinar addresses why it is important to be aware of the unique legal issues that are presented in working with military-related IPV survivors, identify some of those unique needs, and explain… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Military Personnel, Veterans, Suicide, and Intimate Partner Violence

Published: January, 2012| Colanda Cato, PhD, Jan Kemp, RN, Ph.D., April Gerlock, PhD, ARNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC

This webinar provides an overview of suicide involving military personnel and veterans, including a discussion of risk factors. It includes information about the suicide prevention initiatives and… View this resource

Tools & Guides

eLearning Course - Safety At Home: Intimate Partner Violence, Military Personnel, and Veterans

Published: January, 2012| BWJP

The eLearning course is designed for advocates (military and civilian) who provide services to military-related families experiencing intimate partner violence. The course will also be helpful for… View this resource

Webinar Recording

The Complex Dynamics of Intimate Relationships for Treatment Seeking Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Published: August, 2011| April Gerlock, PhD, ARNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, Jackie L. Grimesey, Ph.D., George Sayre, Psy.D., L.M.F.T

This webinar addresses the results of an analysis of couples interviewed as part of the larger "Relationships and PTSD: Detection of Intimate Partner Violence" study of veterans in treatment for PTSD… View this resource

Webinar Recording

PTSD and Relationships: Intimate Partner Violence Across the Lifespan

Published: August, 2011| April Gerlock, PhD, ARNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC

This webinar addresses some of the research outcomes from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) funded study, "Relationships and PTSD: Detection of Intimate Partner Violence." It also addresses… View this resource

Website

Gambill on Justice

Published: January, 2013| Guy Gambill

This website addresses the conceptualization of justice in multiple contexts, including social, criminal, and civil justice with veterans in the justice system one area addressed. Includes information… View this resource

Website

Military Health System (MHS)

Published: January, 2013| Military Health System, Defense Health Agency

This website contains links to a multitude of health and mental health resources within the Department of Defense (DoD) and the military services, as well as links to external partners and… View this resource

Website

National Guard Bureau

Published: January, 2013| National Guard Bureau

This website contains general information about the National Guard and resource information for Guard members and their families. View this resource

Website

Office of the Secretary of Defense, Reserve Affairs

Published: January, 2013| Department of Defense

This website contains information about family readiness and resources available to members of the Reserves and their families. View this resource

Website

Real Warriors Campaign

Published: January, 2013| Real Warriors Campaign

This website hosts the initiative launched by the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) to promote the processes of building resilience, facilitating… View this resource

Policy Analysis

Responding to the Needs of Women Veterans Involved in the Criminal Justice System

Published: January, 2013| National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women

This paper highlights the unique experiences and needs of women veterans who become justice-involved and offers a gender and trauma-informed approach that criminal justice practitioners can use to… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Sexual Violence in the Military: A Guide for Civilian Advocates

Published: January, 2013| National Sexual Violence Resource Center

This guide provides advocates working in community-based sexual assault programs with an understanding of sexual violence in the military and offers resources to support their collaborative efforts… View this resource

Policy Analysis

Way Off Base: An Argument Against Intimate Partner Violence Cases in Veterans Treatment Courts

Published: September, 2012| Pamela Kravetz

This journal article, published by the Veterans Law Review, argues that there are serious safety and ethical concerns when intimate partner violence cases are heard in a veterans court model.… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Resource Guides

Published: February, 2012| The Alliance of Military and Veteran Family Behavioral Health Providers

These guides introduce Department of Defense (DoD) and military service policies as well as links and contact information for military, national, and community-based resources for assisting victims… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Documentation of Screening for Perpetration of IPV in Male Veterans with PTSD

Published: December, 2011| April Gerlock

This is an audio interview and discussion with April Gerlock on screening and documentation of veterans with PTSD and her November 2011 article, "Documentation of Screening for Perpetration of… View this resource