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Battlemind to Home III Symposium

September 26, 2012 - September 26, 2012

Presentations and other materials from this event are available here.

The Roudebush VA Medical Center, the Department of Labor, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University are pleased to present the Battlemind to Home III Symposium, Sept. 26-27, 2012.

The symposium aims to increase community awareness of the challenges military families face when service members return home, and educate attendees about the mental health concerns, legal options and supports available to veterans in the community.

Participants will receive breakfast, lunch, and a one night stay at the Marriott free of charge.

Continuing education units (CEUs) will also be available.

If you are a graduate student interested in attending the Battlemind to Home III Symposium, a scholarship program has been made available by the Military Family Research Institute (MFRI). To learn more, download this informative pdf or download an application. The deadline for the graduate scholarship has been extended to September 7, 2012!

For more information contact Martina Sternberg, at msternbe@purdue.edu.

Topics:

  • psychosocial, deployment, and reintegration challenges;
  • military culture;
  • employment;
  • spirituality; and
  • children

Location:

Indianapolis Marriott East
7202 E. 21st Street, Indianapolis, Ind.

Details

Start:
September 26, 2012
End:
September 27, 2012

Organizer

The Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University
Phone:
(765) 496-3403
Email:
mfri@purdue.edu
Website:
https://www.mfri.purdue.edu
 
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