OIF/OEF Women. Darrah Westrup, Ph.D. Women’s Mental Health Center Women’s Trauma Recovery Program National Center for PTSD VA Palo Alto Health Care System womenvetsPTSD.va.gov [email protected] OIF/OEF Women. What do we need to know about OIF/OEF women? How are they different?
diagnosed with mental health disorders
Only 19% of VA facilities provide any MH services in a Women’s Health Center Space
Only 7% of facilities provide any services by a specialized women’s MH team
These services will be especially important for the younger, less chronic, women OEF/OIF veterans
Cason, et al., 2002
esteem, and intimacy