Links to Web-based resources for veterans with TBI and PTSD, and the health care providers who care for them.
Both the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Academy of Physician Assistants are proud partners in Joining Forces, a national initiative that mobilizes all sectors of society to give service members and their families the opportunities and support they have earned. Below you will find links highlighting the ways in which PAs and NPs can make a difference in veterans’ lives, as well as links to information on traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder and resources for both clinicians and veterans.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners – Joining Forces
American Academy of Physician Assistants – Caring for Veterans
Brain Injury Association of America
Brain Trauma Foundation
Defense Center of Excellence for Psychological Health and TBI
Defense and Veterans Brain injury Center (DVBIC)
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
Government Accounting Office: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Screening and Evaluation
Military Source One
National Center for PTSD
National Center for Telehealth and Technology
National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICOE)
Traumatic Brain Injury Recovery
Veterans Health Administration