Military & Veteran Resources

POPS is open to all parents in active duty or veteran status. We recognize the unique challenges military personnel endure and we gladly assist those men and women in need of parenting services and support.

Stay tuned as we update our site with even more parenting links and resources geared toward our military personnel.

Parenting for Service Members & Veterans Online Course

Source: U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Training

Parenting for Service Members & Veterans Course

This free online course provides parents with tools that strengthen parenting skills and helps them reconnect with their children. The course:
  • Helps parents deal with both everyday problems and family issues that are unique to the military lifestyle.
  • Features stories from actual Veteran/military families, interactive activities, and practical parenting tips.
  • Is anonymous and registration is not required. No personal information is ever requested or stored by the website.

Parenting Resources for Service Members and Veterans

Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Parenting Resources

Behavioral Healthcare Resources

  • Military OneSource is a confidential Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, National Guard, and Reserve Component members, and their families.
  • Make the Connection connects Veterans and their friends and family members with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives.
  • Behavioral Health Treatment Services is an online locator for persons seeking behavioral treatment facilities in the United States.
  • DCoE Outreach Center is a 24/7 help for those with psychological health and traumatic brain injury issues.

Anger Management Online Course

Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Training

Anger and Irritability Management Skills (AIMS) Course. Start the AIMS Course here.

This Anger and Irritability Management Skills (AIMS) online course is based on training created by Patrick Reilly, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist. Thousands of Veterans and Servicemembers around the world have improved their lives by learning to better manage their anger using the skills Dr. Reilly developed.

Throughout this course, you will learn many skills and tools to manage your anger and develop self-control over your thoughts and actions

 

Stress Management Online Course

Source: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Training

Moving Forward is an online course that teaches skills to help you overcome stressful problems and meet your goals. The course is free and registration is not required. No personal information is requested or stored by the website. Moving Forward is designed for Veterans and Service Members who are facing challenges including:

  • Managing Stress
  • Balancing school & family
  • Relationship problems
  • Coping with physical injuries
  • Financial difficulties
  • Adjustment issues
Click here to start Moving Forward online course