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MindView Newsletter

 

MindView is the quarterly newsletter published by the Desert Pacific MIRECC.

All issues are available for download.

 

2011 - Volume 5, Issue 1 (click here to download pdf)

Pathways to Homelessness Among Women

Letter from the Director

VISN 22 MIRECC Launches Women’s Workgroup

Downtown Los Angeles VA Integrates Women’s Clinic and Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services for Women Veterans in VISN 22

VISN 22 Women Veterans Programs Managers

Make the Connection

Dr. Anna Okonek Wins Outstanding Director of Training Award

Meet Your CBOC: Veterans Village Recovery Center at Cabrillo

Recent MIRECC Publications

 

2011 – Volume 4, Issue 4 (click here to download pdf)

Lessons from High

Achieving Individuals with Schizophrenia

Letter from the Director

National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic

The 5th Annual VA Mental Health Conference

MIRECC Publications

New Grants

Correction

 

2011 – Volume 4, Issue 3 (click here to download pdf)

Guide to VA Mental Health Services for Veterans & Families

Letter from the Director

VA Launches New Personalized Veterans Health Benefits Handbook

The Interface Between Perception and Attention: Clarifying the Timeline of

Cognitive Impairment in Veterans with Schizophrenia

Veterans Administration Celebrates 81st Anniversary: A Brief History

Military Sexual Trauma Directive

VISN 22 Military Sexual Trauma Coordinators

Trauma Support Goes Mobile

2011 Stand Down for Homeless Veterans

Honoring Dr. Gary Wolfe

Recent MIRECC Publications

New Grants and Awards

 

2011 – Volume 4, Issue 2 (click here to download pdf)

VA Expands Family and Caregiver Services

Letter from the Director

VA Health Services Research and Development Service (HSR&D) National Meeting

Identifying Mechanisms Underlying Attention and Impulsivity

Recent MIRECC Publications

New Grants & Awards

 

2011 – Volume 4, Issue 1 (click here to download pdf)

Trauma-Related Research in the Desert Pacific MIRECC

Letter from the Director

VISN 22 Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health

Loma Linda VA Celebrates Recovery

I Was There Last Night

VA Training in Integrative Behavioral Couples Therapy

Recent MIRECC Publications

New Grants & Awards

 

2010 – Volume 3, Issue 3 (click here to download pdf)

How Accurate Are Individuals With Schizophrenia When Trying To Be Empathic?

Letter from the Director

Successful Outreach/Transition Partnership

Meet Your CBOCs: Laguna Hills and Whittier/Santa Fe Springs VA

Community Clinics

The 4th Annual VA Mental Health Conference

Academic Detailing Demonstration Project

Recent MIRECC Publications

New Grants & Awards

 

2010 – Volume 3, Issue 2 (click here to download pdf)

Measuring Outcomes to Improve Care for Schizophrenia

Letter from the Director

The Evidence-Based Psychotherapy Initiative Across VA Health Care

Meet Your Local Evidence-Based Psychotherapy (EBP) Coordinators

The Domiciliary Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program

Age-Related Changes in Psychosis and Bipolar Disorder

Another Kind Of Valor

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Meet Your CBOC: East Los Angeles VA Community Clinic

VISN 22 Metabolic Task Force

 

2010 – Volume 3, Issue 1 (click here to download pdf)

Motivational Interviewing: Promoting Behavior Change and Enhancing Health

Letter from the Director: Peer Support

Motivational Interviewing to Improve Work Outcomes in Schizophrenia

The Effectiveness of Family Member Provider Outreach in Improving Quality of Care for Persons with SMI

Helping Homeless Veterans

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans is Coming

The Role of Community-Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs)

First Study of Environment-Triggered Genetic Changes in Schizophrenia

VISN 22 Peer Study Delivers Training to Peer Support Technicians

Recent MIRECC Publications

New MIRECC Grants

 

2009 – Volume 2, Issue 4 (click here to download pdf)

MIAMI: MIRECC Initiative on Antipsychotic Management Improvement

Letter from the Director: Wellness in Serious Mental Illness

Smoking Cessation in Schizophrenia

San Diego’s Wellness and Vocational Enrichment (WAVE) Clinic

Las Vegas Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Center

Suicide Alert: New VHA Findings on Risk Factors For OEF/OIF Veterans

Social Cognition Training for People with Severe Mental Illness

West Los Angeles Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Center (PRRC): The School for Better Living

Recent MIRECC Publications

New MIRECC Grants

 

2009 – Volume 2, Issue 3 (click here to download pdf)

VISN 22 Welcomes Dr. Peter Hauser as New Mental Health Services Lead

Letter from the Director: Dual Disorders

Social Skills Training

Dual Disorders: Severe Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders

Collaboration Between VA and College Theater Group Brings Awareness of War Trauma

Multiple Family Group Treatment

Annual VA Mental Health Conference

Recent MIRECC Publications

New MIRECC Grants

 

2009 – Volume 2, Issue 2 (click here to download pdf)

Suicide Prevention

Letter from the Director: Suicide Among Veterans

New Directions Treats OEF/OIF Vets in its Co-Occurring Disorders Program

Mental Health Recovery Plan

Federal Government Seeks Public Comment on Implementation of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act

National Suicide Hotline

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

VISN 22 – VA Lead Suicide Prevention Coordinators

Recent MIRECC Publications

New MIRECC Grants and Awards

 

2009 – Volume 2, Issue 1 (click here to download pdf)

VISN 22 MIRECC Aims to Improve Work Functioning in Severe Psychiatric Illness

Letter from the Director: Improving Work Functioning

Family-to-Family Program Comes to VA

Errorless Learning and Work Rehabilitation for Persons with Severe Mental Illness

Mental Health Consumer Providers: A Guide for Clinical Staff

Family Services Conference

SAMHSA Offers Information Kit on Assertive Community Treatment

Recent MIRECC Publications

New MIRECC Grants and Awards

 

2008 – Volume 1, Issue 3 (click here to download pdf)

Implementing Recovery-Oriented, Evidence-Based Care for Schizophrenia

MIRECC 22 Retreat

Letter from the Director: Quality of Care

MIRECC 22 Unit Reviews – Treatment and Data Core Units

Peer Specialist Training and Certification

Spotlight on MIRECC 22 Staff

Summer Sports Clinic Kicks Off in San Diego

Fellowship Program News

 

2008 – Volume 1, Issue 2 (click here to download pdf)

Family Support for Recovery of Persons with Serious Psychiatric Illness

Training Tools in fMRI

Letter from the Director: The Family’s Role in Recovery

MIRECC Unit Reviews

Fellowship Program News

Spotlight on MIRECC 22 Staff

Meet Your Local Recovery Coordinators (LRCs)

 

2008 – Volume 1, Issue 1 (click here to download pdf)

VISN 22 MIRECC Hosts VA Social Skills Training for Serious Mental Illness

Recovery Initiative

Letter from the Director: Training Focus

Initial Results for Donepezil (Aricept) Trial

Fellowship Program News

Spotlight on MIRECC 22 Staff

VISN 22 2008 Pala/Pilot Awards

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Los Angeles, CA
310-268-3647

VHA Long Beach Healthcare System
Long Beach, CA
526-826-5454

VHA San Diego Healthcare System
San Diego, CA
858-552-8585 Ext. 2261