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Self-Care for VA Homeless Program Staff

The National Center on Homelessness among Veterans has developed a podcast series on self-care for VA staff working with Veterans experiencing homelessness or those Veterans at risk for homelessness and unstably housed.  Dr. Roger Casey, Director, Education & Dissemination, National Center on Homelessness among Veterans, talks with experts from across the VHA on balancing personal and professional life through wellness and self-care while working with Veterans experiencing homelessness.

The podcast series includes the following recordings:

  • Are you making yourself a priority?
  • Caring for yourself:  Why it’s important 
  • Finding camaraderie when working virtual       
  • Informed sleep tips to promote self-care
  • Helping staff help themselves 
  • Mindfulness practices:  A discussion 
  • Self-care: Recognition of emotions 

The podcast series are available at the following sites:

Spreaker:  https://www.spreaker.com/show/self-care-for-va-homeless-program-staff

Spotify:  https://open.spotify.com/show/50ScpnOR7mppwPZWI5MtXl?si=r5uZPyhbQAewYPwM_10IIA

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/self-care-for-va-homeless-program-staff/id1511789829?uo=4

Google Podcasts:  https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuc3ByZWFrZXIuY29tL3Nob3cvNDM3NTc2MC9lcGlzb2Rlcy9mZWVk

The National Center on Homelessness among Veterans (the Center) promotes recovery-oriented care for Veterans who are homeless or at risk for homelessness.  The Center conducts and supports research; assesses the effectiveness of programs; identifies and disseminates best practices and integrates these practices into polices, programs, and services for homeless or at-risk Veterans; and serves as a resource center for all research and training activities carried out by the Department and by other Federal and non-Federal entities with respect to Veteran homelessness.

Legislative Authority:  The Center is established by section 713 of the Jeff Miller and Richard Blumenthal Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2016, Public Law 114-315.  


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