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'From Their Point of View' National Guard & Post-Combat

When

May. 21, 2013 (All day)

Campus Location

Description

Our National Guard and Reserve service members face a unique set of post-combat challenges. UNLV and WestCare have united to address these issues from the ser­vice-member’s point of view. No one understands a veteran like one of a similar soul.

Featuring Key-Note Speakers:

  • Brigadier General Rebecca Halstead, first woman West Point graduate to become a General, commanding 20,000 troops in Iraq
  • Eric Newhouse, Pulitzer Prize winner, journalist who has personally seen the devastation caused by our wars in Afghanistan and Iraq

 

Topics Include:

Combat Trauma, PTS, Addiction, Suicide Prevention, Reintegration, Justice Involvement and Resiliency

 

CEUs Available *

Admission Information

Register today through the WestCare website.

Contact information

Name: Larry Ashley
Office: Department of Educational and Clinical Studies
Phone: 702-895-3935
E-mail: larry.ashley@unlv.edu

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Event Sponsor

UNVL College of Education and WestCare Foundation