Women’s Mental Health Mini-Residency Presentations

Aug. 28-30, 2018
Crystal City, Virginia

Overview

“Integrating Women into the Modern Military”
Presenter: Navy Capt. Carrie H. Kennedy
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE) 

Mental Health Conditions

“PTSD in Women Service Members and Veterans”
Presenter: David Riggs, PhD
Center for Deployment Psychology
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)

"Women’s Mental Health Across the Lifespan"
Presenter: Laura J. Miller, MD
Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital 

Physical Health

“A Primary Care Team Approach for the Treatment of Headaches "
Presenters: Jennifer Bell, MD and Briana L. Todd, PhD
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)

“Traumatic Brain Injury in Women”
Presenter: Katherine M. Helmick, MS, CRNP, ANP-BC, CNRN
Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC)

“Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction in DoD”
Presenter: Kate McGraw, PhD
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)

"Women’s Mental Health: Overdue Pilot Implementation and Establishment of Comprehensive Women’s Health in the DoD”
Presenters: Navy Cmdr. Paulette T. Cazares, MD, MPH, Navy Lt. Cmdr. Francine Segovia, PhD, and Marta Contreras, LCSW
Navy Bureau of Medicine & Surgery, NMC San Diego 

Mental Health Optimization

“Anxiety and Stress Optimization (Mild to Moderate)”
Presenters: Gabe Paoletti, EdD, MAPP and Lauren Messina, PhD, LCMFT
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)

“Human Performance Optimization Interventions in Mental Healthcare”
Presenter: Lauren A. Messina, PhD, LCMFT
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)

“Positive Psychology Approaches to Enhancing Well-Being and Performance”
Presenter: Gabe Paoletti, EdD, MAPP
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) 

Gender Roles

“Gender Roles of Women during Deployment, Multiple Juggling, to Include Single Parents”
Presenter: Marine Col. Cheryl Blackstone
United States Marine Corps Reserve

“Impact of Gender Stereotypes on Diagnosis and Treatment”
Presenter: Nancy A. Skopp, PhD
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)

“Ostracism and Women in the Military”
Presenter: Kate McGraw, PhD
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)

Special Populations

“Providing Culturally Competent Care to Transgender Service Members”
Presenter: Army Maj. Aimee Ruscio, PhD
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)

Special Topics

“ADSM Relational Health: Impact and Intervention in Family Systems”
Presenter: Lauren A. Messina, PhD, LCMFT
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)

"Healthcare Management of Sexual Assault in DoD"
Presenters: USPHS Cmdr. Angela Williams, PsyD, Alia Creason, PhD, and Laura Faulconer, MSW, MPA
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)

“Moral Injury: Spiritual Aspects of Struggles for Women ADSMs and Veterans”
Presenter: Chaplain Sarah A. Shirley
Florida Air National Guard 

Action Planning

“Developing and Implementing an Action Plan for Improving Women’s Mental Health Care Delivery”
Presenters: Army Maj. Aimee Ruscio, PhD & Garnette Cotton, PhD
Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE)