2021 Veterans Mental Health Summits

​​​Natural Treatments for Anxiety, Depression and PTSD

Our October summit is Oct. 28, 2021

  • Presented by Dallas College Military-Connected Services and Counseling & Psychological Services
  • Virtual presentations and discussions (as well as in-person “watch parties” at our Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, North Lake and Richland campuses)
  • Training and CEU support
  • Professional development credit for mental health professionals, employees and faculty who attend

Date, Time and Location

Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021

Register Now!

Register now and Dallas College will email you the details to attend.

 

9:30 a.m.

Welcome, Introductions and an Overview of Alternative Therapies

Speaker: Dr. Pamela Fox, LCSW-S, Dallas College Counseling and Psychological Services

9:50 a.m.

Trauma-Informed Yoga and Meditation

Speaker: Warrior Spirit Project

10:10 a.m.

Cutting Edge Therapies

Speaker: VA North Texas Medical Center

10:30 a.m.

Foods, Herbs and Nutrients’ Impact on Mental Health

Speaker: Nutritionist speaker TBA

10:50 a.m.

How Movement Impacts the Biology of Stress, Anxiety and Depression

Speaker: Kinesiologist speaker TBA

11:10 a.m.

Service as a Path to Catharsis

Speaker: Dion Bugger, Senior Manager of the Central Region, Travis Manion Foundation

11:30 a.m.

Non-pharmaceutical Interventions for PTSD and Depression

Speaker: TBA

*This final presentation will include medical marijuana and the cutting-edge research into the use of psychedelics to improve major depression, PTSD and other non-traditional pharmaceutical interventions.

11:50 a.m.

Closing Statements

Speaker: Jon Tarell, Dallas College Military-Connected Services