PsychArmor Institute offers free, online training resources for those who support service members, veterans and their families.
Military Child Education Coalition
Military Child Education Coalition professional development trainings are available in person and online which focus on the unique challenges facing military children.
Institute for Brain Potential
Institute for Brain Potential offers web-based and in person seminars across a range of topics (cost is typically $70-80 per seminar).
HOME BASE VETERAN AND FAMILY CARE
Home Base Veteran and Family Care facilities education and training in multiple categories relevant to the military lifestyle including War Zone to the Home Front as well as multiple tools and resources. Clinically accredited education sessions are offered at no cost and on demand.
National Association of Social Workers
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is committed to supporting the health and well-being of our nation’s service members, veterans, and their families. This site provides resources intended to assist professional social workers who work with or are interested in learning more about working with veterans and military families.
PTSD: National Center for PTSD
The National Center for PTSD’s site brings together free in-depth Continuing Education resources for the Professional community concerned with trauma.
DCoE for Psych Health and TBI
Defense Centers of Excellence Education Opportunities page offers online education for both civilian and military providers to learn about traumatic brain injury. All are free of charge and some offer providers continuing education or continuing medical education credits.
Massachusetts General Hospital: Psychiatry Academy
From the War Zone to the Home Front: Supporting the Mental Health of Veterans and Families is a free, online training series that helps health care professionals in the community recognize and address the challenges faced by Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families.
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Learning Center
This section of the NCTSN Learning Center provides free access to NCTSN experts and up-to-date, science-based information in the areas of assessment, treatment and services, training, research and evaluation, and organizational and systems change for traumatized children, adolescents, and their families. Continuing education credits are available for many courses in this expanding online catalog that has been developed for mental health professionals, parents and caregivers, policymakers, and others who work with and care about children and adolescents.
Center for Deployment Psychology
The Center for Deployment Psychology (CDP) website supports and enhances the Core Competencies for Healthcare Professionals online course, which is available for free. The training offers additional resources as well such as a rank chart and a list of military occupational codes. Successful completion of the online course includes CE credits from ANCC, ACCME, AMA, APA, MBCC, and ASWB.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offers online courses and programs focused on Military families and Military Caregivers.
Military Families Learning Network
MFLN Family Development provides online professional development resources in the form of training webinars, journal articles, books, websites, blogs, videos, and virtual learning events. These resources serve professionals who work with military families in the early intervention, family advocacy, mental health, and academic fields. Professional development topic areas such as trauma intervention, deployment, family violence, resilience, child development, child maltreatment, selfcare, couples & family strengthening can be found in these online platforms.