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May 28

Links between PTSD & Domestic Violence in Military Couples

11:00 am EDT

This 2 hour webinar will explore links between Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Domestic Violence in Military Couples. Dr. Taft will provide background information regarding intimate partner violence (IPV) in military populations, discuss the development and treatment elements of the interventions, present treatment outcome data obtained from treatment development grants funded through the Centers for Disease Control, Department of Defense, and Department of Veterans Affairs, and discuss current efforts to implement the programs. He will also provide specific tips and skills for working with this challenging population.


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  • We provide National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Georgia Marriage and Family Therapy CE credits. More information on how to obtain CEUs can be found here.

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    Presenter Information

    Casey Taft, PhD, is a staff psychologist at the National Center for PTSD in the VA Boston Healthcare System, and Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Taft was the 2006 Young Professional Award winner from the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, and the 2009 Linda Saltzman Memorial Intimate Partner Violence Researcher Award winner. Dr. Taft currently serves as Principal Investigator on funded grants focusing on understanding and preventing partner violence through the National Institute of Mental Health, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Department of Defense. Dr. Taft is Associate Editor of the journal Psychological Trauma and is on the Editorial Boards of five other journals in the areas of clinical psychology, trauma, and the family. Dr. Taft has also chaired an American Psychological Association task force on trauma in the military and has consulted with the United Nations on preventing violence and abuse globally.  

    Cover photo image: Creative Commons Licensing [Flickr, Jaybird-October 29, 2012]

    This presentation is not endorsed by the Department of Defense and the information, as well as any opinions or views, contained herein are solely that of the presenter.
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    May 28

    Millennials in Extension

    2:00 pm EDT

    "Millennials in Extension"

    Presented by: Dave Varner, UNL Extension.

    This webinar is open to ALL Extension professionals for FREE.

    Join Webinar (Starting at 12:45 p.m. Central Time on Thursday)

    Event Password: NAEPSDP  (Password is case sensitive.)

    This professional development opportunity is offered by the National Association of Extension Program and Staff Development Professionals (NAEPSDP). Learn more at www.naepsdp.org. In addition to these monthly webinars open to all Extension professionals, NAEPSDP holds an annual professional development conference, that includes their annual meeting, as well as bimonthly Member Connect webinars. NAEPSDP Member Connect sessions are opportunities for our active members to openly discuss relevant topics of interest with their peers. These sessions are typically held on the second Thursday of every other month (April, June, August, October, & December).

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    Dave Varner

    May 28

    NMPAN Webinar: Profiles in Small-Scale Processing

    2:00 pm EDT

    A Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network webinar              

    Date: May 28, 2015

    Time: 11 am PST / 2 pm EST for one hour

    To attend: Go to https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/nichemeat 5-10 minutes before start time and log in as a guest.  

    All NMPAN webinars are free and open to the public.

    Overview: What makes a small-scale processing plant successful? We get asked that question on a regular basis, by NMPAN members and many others. People want to hear from operators who are making it work, using creative and innovative approaches to tackle the difficult challenge of profitability for a small-scale plant.  

    On this webinar, we'll get a "behind the scenes" peek at Blue Ridge Meats, a small, USDA-inspected slaughter and processing facility in Front Royal, VA. Lois Aylestock, VP, will describe how they manage day to day operations, getting and keeping customers, bookkeeping, employee management, and more.  She will tell us about systems they've developed, what has worked (and what hasn't), and — this is a big one — what she wishes she knew before they got started.

    Speaker: Lois Aylestock, Blue Ridge Meats.

    For more information: email Kathryn Quanbeck, NMPAN Program Manager: kathryn.quanbeck[at]oregonstate[dot]edu.

    How to join NMPAN: go to the Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network website, type your email address into the box on the right, and click "subscribe."


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