VISN 20 Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center (NW MIRECC) - MIRECC / CoE
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VISN 20 Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center (NW MIRECC)

NW MIRECC Overview: The Veterans Affairs' Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center in Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon conducts Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) research and PTSD research that afflict Veterans
Tackling TBI and PTSD at the NW Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are debilitating consequences of combat exposure among Veterans. At the Northwest Mental Illness, Education and Clinical Center (NW MIRECC), we improve the health and well-being of Veterans by developing, evaluating, and ... Read More
PTSD Research, TBI Research and Other Research Activities at the VA's Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center in Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon Veterans AffairsNW MIRECC Research
The Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center conducts intensive research to develop and evaluate effective treatments for military PTSD and ... Read More
The NW MIRECC promotes effective treatments for military PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury through community engagement, webinar (MIRECC Presents), and Postdoctoral FellowshipsLearning Opportunities at the NW MIRECC Education
The Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center promotes effective treatments for military PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury... Read More
The Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center promotes effective treatments for military PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury
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  PTSD, TBI and other Mental Illness Research
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Current Research and Call for Volunteers
NW MIRECC is looking for research volunteers who either have or have not served in the military and ... Read current research and download flyers
Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center: why volunteer to participate in PTSD research and TBI research with NW MIRECC in Seattle, WAWhat to know before participating in a research study
The VA ranks as one of the nation's leaders in health research. These research studies have contributed to the development of ... Read More
Northwest Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center staff publications and presentations on mental health issues affecting Veterans including PTSD, TBI and addictionStaff Publications and Presentations
Since the inception of NW MIRECC, NW MIRECC has conducted scientific research to find solutions for mental health issues affecting Veterans as well as active dissemination of... Read more
   
NW MIRECC Advanced Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship in Veteran PTSD, TBI and other Mental Illness Research and TreatmentPsychology Postdoctoral Fellowship
Join the Veterans Affairs' NW MIRECC Advanced Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship in Mental Illness Research and Treatment. The Postdoctoral Fellowship is... Read more
NW MIRECC Presents: webinar/online learning for mental health clinicians promoting effective treatments for Veteran mental health issues including Postraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) NW MIRECC Presents
MIRECC Presents is a Continuing Education-accredited series on mental health topics designed to enhance knowledge and skills in assessment... Read more
Schedule of NW MIRECC Presents: a webinar/online learning for mental health clinicians promoting effective treatments for Veteran mental health issues including Postraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Upcoming MIRECC Presents
11/6/19: Diagnosing ADHD in Adults, and Considering Treatment Options: This presentation will focus on important clinical issues, and... See the schedule

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

November 20, 2019: MIRECC Presents Quality of Care and Patient Outcomes Following Discontinuation of Long-Term Opioid Therapy in High-Risk Patients: The effective treatment of chronic pain is one of the greatest challenges for clinicians. Just as challenging is tapering and discontinuation of long-term opioids. This presentation will discuss these challenges that clinicians face with high-risk patients, and will offer perspectives on clinical outcomes and optimizing quality of care after opioid discontinuation. Click here for more information including synopsis and registration.

November 20-22, 2019: Veterans Military Suicide Prevention Conference (VMSPC) hosted by Lines for Life and the Oregon Health Authority. Our goal for this conference is to collaborate with veterans and military communities in devising a plan to build a regional strategy for suicide prevention of veterans and military service members. For more information, please visit https://www.linesforlife.org