Reference Materials

Reference material from May 18. 2017 Forum Class
Reference material from March 16, 2017 Forum Class
  1. Grace Bonasera Creaseman- Director of Addiction Studies, EWU
    Topic:  Addiction and the Effects on Family
    PDF: Addiction Families and the Impact
    Contact:
    Email:  gcreasman@ewu.edu
    Office:  509.828.1437
  2. Herb Robinson, Ph.D. – Certified Mental Health Psychotherapist & Counselor
    Topic:  Responding to Anger
    PDF: Herb Robinson – Handouts
    Email:  peace@herb-robinson.com
    Office:  509-534-5028
    Website:  www.herb-robinson.com
Reference material from January 19, 2017 Forum Class
  1. Anna Marie Medina:  Healthy Parent/Child Relationships
    PDF: Parenting – VetForum 1-19 -17
    JPG – Everyday Parenting Toolkit
  2. Alan Basham:  What To do When You’re Blue – Thoughts on Sorrow
    PDF: Sorrow
Reference material from October 20, 2016 Forum Class
  1. “Mastering Fear” presented by Robert Maurer, Ph.D.
    Powerpoint File – mastering-fear-no-videos
  2. “Suicide Prevention” presented by Kurt Rossbach, LCSW, Suicide Prevention Coordinator Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center
    Powerpoint File – suicide-ahec-version-2014-4-0-1
    DOCX File – rossbach-follow-up-to-talk
Reference material from August 18, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Jack & Kathleen Stell – Non-Pharmacological Interventions for PTSD and TBI.
    PDF 1 – trauma-symptom-stabilization-techniques-resources-jack-stell
    PDF 2- trauma-resolution-interventions-jack-stell
  2. Mike Barnes, CEO, Fastway Freight – Guidelines for Searching and Getting a Job
    PDF – job-search-techniques-mark-barnes-ceo-fastway-freight
Reference Material from the May 19, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Russell Kolts, Ph.D. – Helping ourselves & Others Be at Our Best
    TEDx Olympia talk by Russell Kolts, Ph.D.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QG4Z185MBJE
    Website:www.compassionatemind.net
Reference material from January 19, 2017 Forum Class
  1. Anna Marie Medina:  Healthy Parent/Child Relationships
    PDF: Parenting – VetForum 1-19 -17
    JPG – Everyday Parenting Toolkit
  2. Alan Basham:  What To do When You’re Blue – Thoughts on Sorrow
    PDF: Sorrow
Reference material from October 20, 2016 Forum Class
  1. “Mastering Fear” presented by Robert Maurer, Ph.D.
    Powerpoint File – mastering-fear-no-videos
  2. “Suicide Prevention” presented by Kurt Rossbach, LCSW, Suicide Prevention Coordinator Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center
    Powerpoint File – suicide-ahec-version-2014-4-0-1
    DOCX File – rossbach-follow-up-to-talk
Reference material from August 18, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Jack & Kathleen Stell – Non-Pharmacological Interventions for PTSD and TBI.
    PDF 1 – trauma-symptom-stabilization-techniques-resources-jack-stell
    PDF 2- trauma-resolution-interventions-jack-stell
  2. Mike Barnes, CEO, Fastway Freight – Guidelines for Searching and Getting a Job
    PDF – job-search-techniques-mark-barnes-ceo-fastway-freight
Reference Material from the May 19, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Russell Kolts, Ph.D. – Helping ourselves & Others Be at Our Best
    TEDx Olympia talk by Russell Kolts, Ph.D.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QG4Z185MBJE
    Website:www.compassionatemind.net
Reference material from June 15. 2017 Forum Class

1. Cathrene (“Cat”) Nichols
Administrator, Spokane County & Eastern Washington Regional Veterans Services
Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs
INW Program Manager, WestCare Foundation
Topic:  Emotional Intelligence
Contact:  

1101 W. College Ave, Spokane, WA 99201
Office: (509) 477-4498
Mobile: (360) 485-7799
cnichols@spokanecounty.org
cathrenen@dva.wa.gov
PDF: Emotional Intelligence Training slides Vet Forum

2. Joe Scheffer
Founder/Director/Trainer:  Operation Dog Tag
Topic:  Service Dogs:  Use, Training, Legal
Contact:
PO Box 1892
Deer Park, WA 1892
Phone:  509-276-4364
https://www.facebook.com/OperationDogTag/

 

 

Reference material from April 20. 2017 Forum Class

1. Matt Chase, Ph.D. Professor, Physical Education, Health & Recreation, EWU
Topic:  Sexual Harassment
PDF: Matt Chase – Sexual Harassment Presentation 04-20-17
Contact:
Cell: 509-710-9065
Work: 509-359-7964
Email:  Mchase@mail.ewu.edu

2. Matthew Layton, MD, Ph.D., Medical Director, Addictions Research, WSU

Topic:  Vets Mental Health Issues
Contact:
Work:  509-358-7502
Email:  layton@wsu.edu

Reference material from February 16, 2017 Forum Class

1. Mark Young, Ph.D. – Assoc. Professor, Gonzaga University
Topic:  More Than Anger
PDF: More Than Anger
Contact:
Email:  young@gonzaga.edu
Office:  509-496-0349

2. Dawn Gray, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, VA; Major, Army National Guard
Topic:  Stages of Change
PDF: Stages of Change Handout
Contact:
Email:  Dawn.Gray3@va.gov
Office:  (509) 434-7281

Reference material from November 17, 2016 Forum Class
  1. “The Road To Building Resilience”
    Presented by: Myron Thurber, Ph.D., PT, LMHC, BCB, BCN
    Neurotherapy NW http://www.neurotherapynw.com/
    HeartMath Institute https://www.heathmath.org/
  2. “Non-Violet Comunication”
    Presented by: Kathy Ducrest, Freedom Project of Seattle
    PDF 1 – non-violent-communication-11-17-16
    PDF 2 – non-violent-communication-handout-11-17-16
Reference material from September 15, 2016 Forum Class

1.The Power of Vulnerability – Brené Brown, TED Talk, facilitated by Bernice Gutman, Ph.D.
DOCX File – the-power-of-vulnerability-brene_brownted_talk

Reference Material from the July 21, 2016 Forum class
  1. Hank Cramer.  Troubador – Soldier Songs
    Hank Cramer is an American folk singer. Lt. Colonel Green Beret, the son of a Green Beret, Cramer started singing in college before enlisting in the Army in 1976. See his websitehttp://www.hankcramer.com/
  2. Emily Messina, Ph.D. – Therapeutic Recreation
    DOCX File – therapeutic-recreation-questionaire-messina-emily
    Powerpoint File – messina-emily-therapeutic-recreation-07-21-16
Reference Material from March 17, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Steve James, Ph.D.  – Importance of sleep on Mental & Physical Health
    Powerpoint File – james-steve-importance-of-sleep-2016-03-17
Reference material from November 17, 2016 Forum Class
  1. “The Road To Building Resilience”
    Presented by: Myron Thurber, Ph.D., PT, LMHC, BCB, BCN
    Neurotherapy NW http://www.neurotherapynw.com/
    HeartMath Institute https://www.heathmath.org/
  2. “Non-Violet Comunication”
    Presented by: Kathy Ducrest, Freedom Project of Seattle
    PDF 1 – non-violent-communication-11-17-16
    PDF 2 – non-violent-communication-handout-11-17-16
Reference material from September 15, 2016 Forum Class

1.The Power of Vulnerability – Brené Brown, TED Talk, facilitated by Bernice Gutman, Ph.D.
DOCX File – the-power-of-vulnerability-brene_brownted_talk

Reference Material from the July 21, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Hank Cramer.  Troubador – Soldier Songs
    Hank Cramer is an American folk singer. Lt. Colonel Green Beret, the son of a Green Beret, Cramer started singing in college before enlisting in the Army in 1976. See his websitehttp://www.hankcramer.com/
  2. Emily Messina, Ph.D. – Therapeutic Recreation
    DOCX File – therapeutic-recreation-questionaire-messina-emily
    Powerpoint File – messina-emily-therapeutic-recreation-07-21-16
Reference Material from March 17, 2016 Forum Class
  1. Steve James, Ph.D.  – Importance of sleep on Mental & Physical Health
    Powerpoint File – james-steve-importance-of-sleep-2016-03-17

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