The Hidden Wounds of War Conference

A Community Response

Free Conference, FREE CEU's for Social Work

Grand Valley State University, Downtown Campus,
DeVos Center Loosemore Auditorium
401 Fulton St. W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
May 15, 2015, 9AM-4:30PM, Check in starts at 8:00AM

Seats are limited; registration starts April 1, 2015.

Since the beginning of time veterans and their families have struggled with the silent epidemic of Post-Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injuries sustained during combat. The Hidden Wounds of War Conference brings awareness and education to the community about treatments and resources.

Grand Valley State University, Downtown Campus, DeVos Center Loosemore Auditorium

Friday, May 15th, 8:30am-4:30pm

401 Fulton W

Grand Rapids, MI

Providing Free CEUs' for Social Workers

Seats are limited, Registration start April 1, 2015

GVSU, Downtown Campus Parking Lots 13, 16, 19 on map


For more information, visit the event page on Eventbrite.

Agenda

8:00AM - 9:00AM

  • Registration, Continental Breakfast


9:00AM – Noon

  • Showing of HBO Documentary “War Torn, 1861-2010”
  • Panel Discussion
  • Breakout Small Group Discussion


Noon- 12:45 Buffet Lunch will be provided


1:00PM – 3:50PM

  • Colin A. Ross, M.D. – Military Trauma: A Treatment Approach
  • Theodore F. Mauger, M.D. - The Unique Ways the Brain can be Altered Through Combat & Ways to Heal
  • Chaplain Herman Keizer, - Post Traumatic Stress, Moral Injury


3:50PM – 4:30PM Wrap up

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