Sessions Tagged With 'militaryfamilies'

View Upcoming or Recent sessions

Displaying 241-255 of 328

Caregiver Identity Discrepancy & Implications for Practice

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

Participants will be introduced to basic tenants of the Caregiver Identity Theory and implications of the theory for understanding the caregiving experience and its impact on caregivers. A center piece of this perspective is the assertion that the caregiving role is not a...

Needs and Supportive Strategies for Professionals Working with LGBT Military Families

Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

**CEU's are UNAVAILABLE for Archived Viewing**This 2 hour webinar explores the unique needs of LGBT military families and supportive strategies professionals can implement in their work with these families. How to obtain CEUs: We provide National Association of Social...

Hidden Heroes: America's Military Caregivers

Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

Military caregivers play an essential role in caring for injured or wounded service members and veterans. Yet playing this role can impose a substantial physical, emotional, and financial toll on caregivers. This presentation will provide an overview of RAND’s recent...

What Young Adults Need to Know About Money

Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 1:30 pm EDT - Presented by Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, Michael Gutter

Please note this webinar will be held in a different room: https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/milfamYou can also join us on: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/milfamln Three panelists will address financial issues as they relate to 3 types of young adults: young working...

The Culture of Personal Finance

Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill, Michael Gutter, Jerry Buchko

Please note this webinar will be held in a different meeting room: https://connect.dco.dod.mil/milfamlearningnetworkThis webinar will focus on the environments that shape our financial perspectives and impact our financial success. Dr. Michael Gutter and Jerry Buchko will be...

Heuristics, Anchoring, Narrowing Choice

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Michael Gutter

This webinar will focus on the influencing factors that impact our ability to make financial decisions. Dr. Michael Gutter will present this 120-minute session as part of the 2014 Military Families Learning Network's Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event. 2 CEUs will be...

Mental Health & Financial Management

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar will focus on mental illness and its impact on financial management. Dr. Lois Vitt will present this 120-minute session on behalf of the 2014 Military Families Learning Network's Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event. 30 minutes will be reserved at the end of...

Fathers, Work, & Family Life

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

**CEU's are UNAVAILABLE for Archived Viewing**A 2 hour webinar on fathers, work and family life where presenters will highlight the pressures faced by today’s working father, who are still expected to work hard to succeed in their careers while also being far more involved...

Effects of Visible & Invisible Parent Combat Injuries on Military Families

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar will review the research literature on optimal child and family development and barriers to this optimal functioning. Drawing from both the civilian and the military literature, the presenters will provide guidance on what sets the stage for successful family...

20 Steps to 7 Figures

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This webinar will provide a solid path to wealth accumulation by presenting 20 research-based wealth accumulation factors and online financial planning resources.Dr. Barbara O'Neill will present this 90-minute webinar on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network. 1.5...

Be SMART (Safe, Monitored, and Responsible Texting) with Youth

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Candi Dierenfield

TAW, MIRL, JFF, MOS. These are not military acronyms, but common “shorts” for text messaging. The object of this workshop is to provide an increased awareness about the misuse of smart phones and other mobile devices. Sexting and cyber-bullying instances are gathering more...

4-H Common Measures/Qualtrics Tool – Measuring Impact

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Suzanne Le Menestrel, Jill Walahoski, Carol Benesh

Over 20 years ago NIFA/4-H Extension and the Military developed a partnership to enhance military children’s opportunities for engagement in quality 4-H youth development programs on and off installations. In 2013, a group of Extension professionals and evaluators created...

REACH - Supporting Military Families Through Research and Outreach

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Lynne Borden

Military REACH Lab at the University of Minnesota (https://reachmilitaryfamilies.umn.edu/) utilizes a multidisciplinary approach as it integrates both research and outreach to support those who work with and on behalf of military families. The Military REACH Lab synthesizes...

Psychological Health and Resilience of Children in Military Families

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

REGISTER BEFORE April 24 to join us in supporting the Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE) Webinar Series by attending their upcoming free webinar!Children in military families often face a unique set of stressors such as repeated family separations and exposure to trauma,...

Novel Communication Tools: Using Text4Baby & Just In Time Parenting to Meet the Needs of Parents

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Aaron Ebata

**CEU's are UNAVAILABLE for Archived Viewing**Presenters of this 2 hour webinar will highlight how parents today are less likely to attend traditional parenting programs, provide research showing that parents are increasingly seeking information online, through social...