US Military Matters

Resources for Mental Health Providers

Telephone Helplines

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK
Women Veterans Call Center – 1-855-VA-WOMEN
Veterans Crisis Line – 1-800-273-8255 Option 1
Caregiver Support – 1-855-260-3274
DoD Safe Helpline – 1-877-995-5247

Military Culture

MarineParents.Com                                                                      
http://www.marineparents.com

Real Warriors
http://www.realwarriors.net

Traumatic Brain Injury

The Institute of Veterans and Military Families – Syracuse University
www.vets.syr.edu

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs MIRECC/CoE Toolkit
http://www.mirecc.va.gov/visn19/tbi_toolkit/

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center TBI Identification Method
http://ohiovalley.org/tbi-id-method/

VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines
http://www.healthquality.va.gov/

Substance Use Disorders

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov

National Institute on Drug Abuse
http://www.drugabuse.gov

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
http://www.samhsa.gov

Center for Substance Abuse Research
http://www.cesar.umd.edu/cesar/drug_info.asp

National SBIRT ATTC Suite Rethinking Drinking: Alcohol and Your Health http://rethinkingdrinking.niaaa.nih.gov/

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) Clinician’s Guide
http://niaaa.nih.gov/guide

Medline Plus (National Library of Medicine)          
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/drugabuse.html

Allen, J. P., & Wilson, V. (2003). Assessing alcohol problems (2nd ed.). Rockville, MD: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/AssessingAlcohol/index.htm

NIAAA: Resources and publications on alcohol use and alcohol-related problems http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications

NIDA: Resources and publications on drug use and drug-related-problems http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/media-guide/nida-resources

Earlywine, M. (2016). Substance use problems. Cambridge, MA: Hogrefe.

Maisto, S. A., Connors, G. J., Dearing, R. L. (2007). Alcohol use disorders. Cambridge, MA: Hogrefe.

Peterson, A. L., Weg, M. W. V., & Jaén, C. R. (2011). Nicotine and tobacco dependence. Cambridge, MA: Hogrefe.

Shaffer, H., LaPlante, D. A., & Nelson, S. E. (2012). APA addiction syndrome handbook. Volume 1 (1st ed.). Washington, DC: APA.

Shaffer, H., LaPlante, D. A., & Nelson, S. E. (2012). APA addiction syndrome handbook. Volume 2 (1st ed.). Washington, DC: APA.

Sobell, L. C., & Sobell, M. B. (2011). Group therapy with substance use disorders: A motivational cognitive-behavioral approach. New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Motivational Interviewing

Britton, P. C., Bryan, C. J., & Valenstein, M. (2016). Motivational interviewing for means restriction counseling with patients at risk for suicide. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 51-61. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpra.2014.09.004

Enhancing Motivation for Change in Substance Abuse Treatment: Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series 35 (DHHS Publication No. SMA 99-3354) http://store.samhsa.gov/product/TIP-35-Enhancing-Motivation-for-Change-in-Substance-Abuse-Treatment/SMA13-4212

Miller, W. R., & Rollnick, S. (2012). Motivational interviewing: Helping people change New York NY: Guilford Press.

Rollnick, S., Miller, W. R., & Butler, C. C. (2008). Motivational interviewing in health care: Helping patients change behavior. New York: Guilford Press.

Sobell, L. C., & Sobell, M. B. (2011). Group therapy with substance use disorders: A motivational cognitive-behavioral approach. New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Suicide

Bryan, C.J. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Preventing Suicide Attempts: A Guide to Brief Treatments Across Clinical Settings. New York, NY: Routledge.

Jobes, D.A. Managing Suicidal Risk: A Collaborative Approach. New York, NY: The Guilford Press

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Posttraumatic Stress   http://www.healthquality.va.gov/guidelines/MH/ptsd/cpg_PTSD-full-201011612.PDF

CPT Coach
http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/materials/apps/cpt_mobileapp_public.asp

PE Coach
http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/materials/apps/pecoach_mobileapp-public.asp

Military Sexual Trauma

VA Military Sexual Trauma Services                                       
http://www.mentalhealth.va.gov/msthome.asp

VA Military Sexual Trauma Benefits Information http://www.benefits.va.gov/BENEFITS/factsheets/serviceconnected/MST.pdf

Department of Defense Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Program
http://www.sapr.mil

Cognitive Processing Therapy

Beck, J. S. (2011). Cognitive behavior therapy: Basics and beyond. New York: Guilford Press.

Wright, J. H., Basco, M. R., & Thase, M. E.(2006).  Learning cognitive-behavior therapy: An illustrated guide. New York: American Psychiatric Press.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia

The Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine Website: www.behavioralsleep.org

Defense Centers of Excellence On-line CBT-I: http://afterdeployment.dcoe.mil/

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Website: www.aasmnet.org

CBT-I Coach:
Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cbt-i-coach/id655918660?mt=8
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.t2.cbti&hl=en

Breathe2Relax:
Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/breathe2relax/id425720246?mt=8
Andriod: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.t2health.breathe2relax&hl=en

Kryger, M. H., Roth, T., & Dement, W. C. (Eds.). (2005). Principles and practice of sleep medicine (4th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Saunders.

Morin, C. M., & Espie, C. A. (Eds.). (2003). Insomnia: A clinician’s guide to assessment and treatment. New York: Springer.

Perlis, M. L., Aloia, M., & Kuhn, B. (2011). Behavioral treatments for sleep disorders: A comprehensive primer of behavioral sleep medicine interventions. Burlington, MA: Academic Press.

Manber R. & Carney C. E. (2015). Treatment Plans and Interventions for Insomnia: A Case Formulation Approach. New York: Guilford Publications.

Edinger J. D. & Carney C. E. (2014). Overcoming insomnia: A cognitive-behavioral therapy approach, therapist guide. New York: Oxford University Press.

Prolonged Exposure Therapy

Foa, E. B., Hembree E. & Rothbaum, B. O. (2007).  Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD: Emotional Processing of Traumatic Experiences, Therapist Guide.  New York. Oxford University Press.

Rothbaum, B. O.  Foa, E. B. & Hembree E. (2007).  Reclaiming Your Life from a Traumatic Experience: Client Workbook.  New York. Oxford University Press.