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Veterans Seek Ways To Help Overcome Traumas

Cristina De Leon-Menjivar May 18, 2011

 

At the forum, about 150 veterans, service providers and family members filled one of the conference rooms at Alpert Jewish Community Center in east Long Beach. Among the speakers were noted therapists and psychologists including Dr. Miatta Snetter, Dr. Lori Katz from the Women’s Health Program at the Long Beach VA and Dr. William Saltzman. Read more

Women Veterans: A New Focus

U. S. Department for Veterans Affairs (VA) 2006

Dr. Miatta Snetter and Dr. Diane West then presented on the Renew program, which serves both homeless and non-homeless women veterans and is a collaborative effort between the U.S. Veterans Initiative - Long Beach and the Long Beach VA Medical Center. This innovative program treats women veterans who have experienced military sexual trauma - and often pre-military sexual trauma - via a comprehensive 12-week course. Read more

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