Marines

Meet the Scientists: Dr. Philip Vernon

Editor’s note: Article was originally posted Dec. 15, 2014 in DOD Live, official blog of Department of Defense. Meet the Scientists is an Armed with Science segment highlighting the men and women working in the government realms of science, technology, research and development.  The greatest minds working on the greatest developments of our time.  If you have someone you’d like …

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What Makes You Optimistic About the New Year?

By Naval Center for Combat & Operational Stress Control Public Affairs The start of a new year is a time that naturally lends itself to optimism. It’s a time to embrace positive changes and look forward to new adventures. Optimism is also a factor that helps build resilience. And, when Sailors are more resilient, they are better able to manage …

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Navy Prescribing Psychology

By Lt. Yaron G. Rabinowitz, OSCAR Psychologist, 2nd Marine Division Since the Defense Demonstration Project (DDP), which produced the first prescribing psychologists in the 1990s, Navy psychologists have played a prominent role in the prescriptive authority movement (RxP). We produced more DDP graduates than any other branch, and one of the original prescribing psychologists in Louisiana Capt. Robert Younger, the …

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Top 10 of 2014

Navy Medicine is a global health care network of more than 63,000 Navy medical personnel around the world who provide high quality health care to more than one million eligible beneficiaries. Our personnel deploy with Sailors and Marines worldwide, providing critical mission support aboard ship, in the air, under the sea and on the battlefield. The following blog highlights just a …

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Adaptive Treatment for Wounded, Ill, and Injured Sailors and Marines

By Ms. Helen Metzger, Health and Wellness Department Head at Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD), and the Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) Department at Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center (NMCPHC) I became a true believer in wellness after joining the Health and Wellness Department at Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) and am now committed to increasing …

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