This Week: Culturally Sustaining Coaching Approaches & TRICARE 101 | OneOp Weekly Digest

Hi, and welcome to the Weekly Digest! Each Monday, we will send out a breakdown of what is happening that week, let you know about upcoming webinars, highlight a blog post that might be of interest, and spotlight a recent webinar still offering continuing education credits.


2022 Academy Series Kickoff

Family Well-Being: Navigating the Social Justice Landscape

Join the series kickoff to receive registration information for three 90-minute asynchronous courses. We will also have messages from special guests and a book raffle for participants. RSVP to register for the kickoff!


This Week:

May 24 – Culturally Sustaining Coaching Approaches

This webinar introduces six early intervention adult learning principles that service providers can use to support caregiver learning during family visits. The connection between culturally sustaining and coaching practices that support learning for caregivers and children during family routines and activities is discussed.

May 25 – TRICARE 101 Health Plans & Special Programs 

It’s important for military families to understand who qualifies for TRICARE programs and the benefits to which they are entitled. This webinar is designed to help providers better support families as they navigate the TRICARE system.

 


Mark Your Calendar

June 1 – 2022 Academy Series Kickoff

June 15 – Social Justice and Social Work: A Panel Discussion

June 29 – Social Justice and Military Families: A Panel Discussion 

July 12 – The Importance of Estate Planning for Military Families 


Latest Blog Post

Social Justice, Health Disparities, and Caregiving

Disparities exist in many aspects of American health care. Among older Americans, health disparities vary by race, income, and gender. As policies are developed, special attention needs to be given to specific subpopulations and caregivers. The 2022 Academy series will have three courses that will assist providers and caregivers on this important topic of social justice and offer tips and resources for support.


Webinar Spotlight

The Relationship Changes of Military Couples During Reintegration

This webinar explores the findings of an 8-month longitudinal study of 555 military couples during the reintegration period. Based on these findings, recommendations for prevention and intervention services designed to help military couples negotiate relationship changes across the post-deployment transition will be discussed.


Military Family Readiness Academy

Kickoff the 2022 Academy Series with Us!

The 2022 Academy, Family Well-Being: Navigating the Social Justice Landscape, features high-quality content with diverse and respected course authors and experts in subjects such as social justice, racial equity, identity formation, media representation, resilience, engagement through an antiracist lens, and building communities of belonging.

These FREE courses offer participants attendance certificates and/or continuing education credits from various credentialing agencies.

Join the kickoff to register for and access the courses, hear from guest speakers AND become eligible for a copy of Dr. Shawn Ginwright’s book being raffled off supporting these topics, entitled The Four Pivots. Courses will be available to access June 1 after the event.


Join the Military Family Readiness Academy Mailing List

Family Well-Being: Navigating the Social Justice Landscape logoThe 2022 Academy series focuses on individuals’ understanding of social justice and equity, including their own understanding of privilege and oppression. Three asynchronous courses will offer engaging modules and interaction, with prompts for reflection on this critically important topic. Join the mailing list to stay updated on the different opportunities available within this year’s Academy series.