The Center for Deployment Psychology also offers a free online training course in military cultural competence. Continuing Education is available (at cost). It is intended to assist civilian mental health providers in better understanding, communicating and effectively interacting with Servicemembers and their families.
The DoD AfterDeployment website provides additional online training courses on working with special populations (for example, cross-cultural considerations). These trainings also offer continuing education (CE) credits.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is an affiliate of the Public Health Foundation TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network (TRAIN), and has established VHA TRAIN. VHA TRAIN is an external learning management system to provide valuable, Veteran-focused, accredited, continuing medical education at no cost to community health care providers. It offers online training courses in military culture, including Military Culture and Spiritual Health, Military Culture in Primary Care, Military Culture in the Reserve and National Guard.