Latest Mobile Apps, Clinical Support Tools Available for Service Members, Veterans and Families

Aug. 24, 2017; 1-2:30 p.m. (ET)

Research shows that technology can help behavioral health patients follow treatment plans and engage better with their providers. Yet many clinicians don’t have guidance on how to effectively and safely use these resources.

The goal of this webinar is to share the latest Defense Department (DoD) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) mobile health apps and clinical support tools developed to help the military community. Presenters will review the latest research on using mobile apps to improve patient outcomes, and share best practices for using them in the clinical care setting.

Participants will learn to:

  • Describe the latest DoD and VA mobile health apps and clinical support tools, and strategies to use them with clinical care
  • Evaluate current empirical research on how DoD and VA mobile apps can improve patient outcomes
  • Examine best practices for using mobile health technology in clinical care settings

Presenters

Christina M. Armstrong, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychologist, Education and Training Program Lead National Center for Telehealth & Technology Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington
Robert P. Ciulla, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychologist, Division Chief Mobile Health Program National Center for Telehealth & Technology Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington
Pearl McGee-Vincent, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist, Dissemination and Training Division National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) VA Palo Alto Health Care System Palo Alto, California

Moderator

Katherine Juhasz, MS
Health Science Specialist Dissemination and Training Division National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) VA Palo Alto Health Care System Palo Alto, California

Continuing Education

Continuing education credit is available from Professional Education Services Group.  You must register by 3 p.m. (ET) Aug. 24, 2017, to qualify for the receipt of continuing education credit.

The awarding of continuing education credit is limited in scope to health care providers who actively provide psychological health and traumatic brain injury care to U.S. active-duty service members, reservists, National Guardsmen, military veterans and their families.

Registration

Sign up for the webinar. Please note registration is required for each webinar regardless if the participant has an existing account. After you register  you will receive a confirmation email with more webinar event details.

Once registered, you may use Adobe Connect to attend the webinar.

If you have questions or need assistance, please email the DCoE webinar team.

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This page was last updated on: October 17, 2017.