More military Service Members are sexually assaulted than killed in combat, and these assaults cause PTSD at higher rates than do battlefield experiences. HDA’s nationally recognized military sexual trauma training provides critical information on this under-reported problem, typically called military sexual trauma, or MST. Our workshops educate care professionals and community members on how to recognize MST, make appropriate referrals, and advocate for the survivors. HDA is the only civilian organization approved to offer Military Victim Advocate continuing education credits.
See descriptions of HDA’s other MST-related trainings and workshops
Giving Voice to SCI Patients in Their Own Research
Every time Joe needs routine health care unrelated to his spinal cord injury (SCI), he ends up providing the doctors with a laundry list of things they should be asking him, but don’t. Even though he is in his 30s, Joe doesn’t have a primary care physician. He can’t find one with an accessible office … Continue reading “Giving Voice to SCI Patients in Their Own Research”