Mental Resiliency Seminar Conducted by the Traveling Contact Team (March 18)

On March 14-18, 2016 US Air Fseminar2orce Mental Health experts Maj. Joel T. Foster-Licensed Psychologist, Chief of the Air Force Deployment Mental Health Program and Maj. David S. Tubman -Clinical Psychologist-52nd Medical Operations Squadron, visited Tbilisi, Georgia and conducted a week’s training for the mental health specialists of the Georgian Ministry of Defense Psychological Selection and Monitoring Department. They discussed pre/intra/post deployment and reintegration techniques used by the US military. The following topics have been covered during the seminar: Suicide Risk Assessment, Evidence Based Treatment for Suicidal Ideation, Air Force Suicide Prevention Program, Resiliency and Prevention Outreach Program, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Mild traumatic Brain Injury etc.