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Awareness of Distressed Combat Veteran Issues and Response Training


AWARENESS OF DISTRESSED COMBAT VETERAN
ISSUES AND RESPONSE TRAINING

November 14, 2011, Creekside Conference Center, Gahanna

November 28, 2011 OPOTA Richfield


The Ohio State University, MetroHealth General Medical Center, the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections, the Gahanna Police Department and the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy will host Awareness of Distressed Combat Veteran Issues and Response Training on the following dates:

9am – 1pm, November 14, Creekside Conference Center,
700 Creekside Plaza, Gahanna 43230
OPOTA Course #02-197-11-01

9am – 1 pm, November 28, OPOTA Richfield,
4055 Highlander Parkway, Richfield 44286
OPOTA Course #52-197-11-01

This course will provide awareness of issues confronting distressed combat veterans, to include posttraumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury, and best de-escalation practices when encountering these individuals. Speakers include professionals from the Ohio State University, MetroHealth General Medical Center, the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, and Ohio Combat Veterans. This training is free.

OPOTA certificates will be provided to all those who pre-register at the conclusion of the training session. Registration forms and instructions for this and all OPOTA courses can be found at www.ohioattorneygeneral.gov/OPOTA.

 

 

This website has been funded with financial assistance from Grant #H133A120086 awarded by the U.S. Department of Education, National Institute on Disability Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) to the Ohio Valley Center for Brain Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation for the current funding period of 10/01/2012 - 09/30/2017.