APA member provides expertise at Congressional Black Caucus event on veterans issues

APA secured the participation of Josef Ruzek, PhD, for a Sept. 21 Veterans Braintrust event at the 2012 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference. Dr. Ruzek shared his knowledge and experience as director for the Dissemination and Training Division of the Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. He was joined for the discussion, called "Mental Health & the Workplace: Social Messaging, Interventions and Help Seeking Behavior," by:

  • Billy E. Jones, MD, MS, senior advisor to the assistant secretary for policy and planning, Department of Veterans Affairs; and 

  • Donna H. Barnes, PhD, co-founder of the National Organization for People of Color Against Suicide.

Pictured: (from right) Josef Ruzek, PhD, Donna H. Barnes, PhD, and Bill E. Jones, MD, MS

Pictured: (from right) Josef Ruzek, PhD, Donna H. Barnes, PhD, and Bill E. Jones, MD, MS