Imagine being a psychologist sitting across from your patient. Now imagine that patient is actually hundreds of miles away. The first-ever live Introduction to Telemental Health Delivery Workshop at the National Center for Telehealth and Technology’s, or T2, headquarters on Joint Base Lewis-McChord last week offered guidance to providers on offering mental health services from a distance -- in this case, using videoconferencing technology.
TACOMA, Wash., Aug. 12, 2011 -- The Defense Health Board met in Tacoma earlier this week to discuss health concerns facing servicemembers, but the board members didn’t stick to briefs and slideshows. The group also took the time to get information from actual Soldiers.
The Department of Defense Suicide Event Report (DoDSER) provides suicide surveillance for all branches of the military. This web application allows the military to capture detailed information about suicide events. The DoDSER is one of the primary sources of DoD-level suicide event data. MORE >
Telehealth Education & Training
T2 offers telemental health training and tools to provide military behavioral health providers with the essential skills required to deliver telemental health services. MORE >
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