Glendale, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Psychology Volume 02, Issue 10: Veterans’ Mental Health/Radio Shows of Yesteryear.
The goals of this program are to improve management of issues affecting military veterans, and inform physicians about changes in mass media over time. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Recognize the most common neurologic and psychiatric problems experienced by veterans.
2. Identify risk factors associated with mild traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
3. Apply fast and accurate screening tools to identify veterans with mental health problems commonly associated with deployment.
4. Provide effective evidence-based treatments to veterans diagnosed with PTSD.
5. Describe how talk and news radio have influenced and changed with American culture.
The original programs were presented by Laura Gibson, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Vermont, Burlington; Mental Health Director, Veterans’ Administration Outpatient Clinic, White River Junction, VT, and Kenneth L. Toppell, MD, Physician Advisor, Park Plaza Hospital, Houston, TX,
Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions.
Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.
Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.
In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.
For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).
Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.