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Health and Well-Being

Support the holistic health and well-being of service members and their families.

Promote the resilience of individuals and families through the physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual components of health.

Upcoming Programming

Expressive Brushes: Using Art-based Mediums to Support Children & Youth During Change

July 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
In this webinar, we will focus on the practical application of art-based mediums to foster empathy, perspective-taking, and effective communication among young individuals, particularly those in middl...

Strengthening Health, Wellness, and Financial Security Through Total Force Fitness

August 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Total Force Fitness focuses on the service member's entire health throughout their career. Total Force Fitness focuses on enhancing eight dimensions of wellness for service members.  This webinar dis...

Balancing Military Spouse Employment with Family Economic Well-Being

September 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Military family members are an integral part of a service member’s support system, but the challenges faced by military spouses in maintaining employment are often overlooked. The Department of Defe...

Learning Library

Diet Quality, the Gut Microbiome, and Health Disparities

May 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Does dietary intake shift microbial ecology and function toward the formation of harmful microbial metabolites that contribute to cancer risk?  Recent research has discovered that dietary intake and ...

Embracing Identity: Fostering Positive Emotional Growth in Teens and Young Adults

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Adolescence is a time when meaningful relationships are at the nexus of social life, education, and mental health. This interactive presentation will focus on how our personal and professional relatio...

Empowering Parents to Safeguard the Well-Being of Black Girls

May 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Family involvement in the clinical treatment process for children and youth is a strong indicator of treatment success. Thus, understanding how to deliver culturally informed care can strengthen the r...

Recent Blogs

Palliative Care vs. Hospice Care: Navigating the Differences for Better Healthcare Choices

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Written by: Rachel Brauner, Program Coordinator, OneOp Lifespan Caregiving When navigating the complexities of serious illness, it's crucial to understand the various care options available. Two terms that often come up are "palliative care" and "hospice care." While they share similarities in their goals of providing comfort and support, they…
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Spouses on the Frontline: Battling Depression in the Fight for Employment

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Being aware of the ramifications of unemployment and underemployment is critical for providers working in support of military spouses’ educational and employment goals. You may be familiar with the challenges military spouses face when it comes to seeking stable employment, but did you know how this may be impacting their…
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Every Kid Belongs: A Guide to Selecting Inclusive Summer Camps

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An inclusive summer camp is designed for children with and without disabilities, allowing students with diverse needs and abilities to interact and learn from/with one another. This approach differs from summer camps that are exclusively designed FOR children with disabilities or those that EXCLUDE children with disabilities.
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Building Financial Recovery Capital Among Service Members

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Building recovery capital can mitigate the stressors often associated with Substance use disorder (SUD) recurrence (i.e., relapse or return-to-use), including financial stress.