Senate Standing Committee on Mental Health and Developmental DisabilitiesChair: Senator Roy J. McDonaldRoundtable: Protecting Vulnerable Populations from Abuse and NeglectPlace: Room 124, State Capitol Building, Albany, New YorkTime: 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.Contact: Sharon Carpinello (518) 455-2381Round Table Participation by Invitation Only
Please submit your written testimony for Senator Roy McDonald (R-Saratoga) and Lee Zeldin's (R-Shirley) public hearing on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in combat Veterans. Your input will help us to gain information on PTSD in order to improve early diagnoses, increase access to treatment, and provide crisis and support services.What is PTSD? Why does it occur? When does it occur? What are the symptoms? What is the Screening Process? What steps are there for early intervention? What is course of treatment? What is the prevalence of PTSD in New York State Veterans?
Senate Standing Committee on Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Chair: Senator Roy J. McDonald Sponsors: Senator Roy J. McDonald and Senator Lee M. Zeldin Public Hearing: To solicit information on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in veterans returning from combat Place: Hamilton Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor, Albany, New York Time: 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Contact: Sharon Carpinello (518) 455-2381 Media Contact: Mike Veitch (518) 455-2381 ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY