The HPW Department hosts
monthly webinars on a diverse range of topics. Presenters highlight
innovative and evidence-based programs that facilitate readiness and
resilience, prevent illness and injury, hasten recovery and promote lifelong
healthy behaviors and lifestyles. Our webinars are approximately one hour
long and are conducted online with an accompanying dial-in phone
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advance of your first webinar, we strongly encourage you to set-up a free
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registration confirmation. Audio through DCS is NOT available. The audio
portion of the webinar, in addition to the presentation, will be recorded
and posted to the Archived Webinar Directory following the event.
webinar moderator will capture questions through the DCS chat function.
Additionally, participants may ask questions on the audio bridge at the
designated time during the webinar.
Following each webinar please take the short four question assessment so we
can continue to develop resources that are of value to you in your work.
September – Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Month
Your ACTions could Save a Life: 3 Ways to #BeThere for Every Sailor, Every Day
Time/Date: 06 September 2018/1300-1430 ET
Registration is required for this event. You must have a Common Access Card to register/attend this webinar. To register, please navigate to https://survey.max.gov/933674. Registration closes on 31 August 2018.
Webinar Info: In observance of Suicide Prevention Month, OPNAV N171 and Navy & Marine Corps Public Health Center’s (NMCPHC) Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) Department will co-host a webinar, “Your ACTions could Save a Life: 3 Ways to #BeThere for Every Sailor, Every Day.” The webinar will enable participants to:
- Share current and emerging best practices from the suicide prevention industry that gatekeepers can tailor and incorporate into their toolkits.
- Educate gatekeepers on lessons learned from Navy's annual "Deep Dives," better enabling them to protect Sailors, detect challenges and connect them with resources.
- Promote a safe, cohesive and consistent suicide prevention narrative across the Navy through evidence-informed messaging and materials to support local engagement.
The webinar will be presented by:
- Tara N. Smith, Ph.D.
CAPT, MSC, USN
OPNAV N171, 21st Century Sailor Office
Navy Suicide Prevention Program
And will be moderated by:
- Dr. Mark Long, Public Health Educator, Health Promotion and Wellness Department, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center
Obtain Continuing Education
Contact Hours (CECH):
NMCPHC is a designated provider
of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the
National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. Unless
otherwise noted, all of our webinars are designated for Certified Health
Education Specialists (CHES) to receive up to 1 Category 1 CECH if
viewed during the live presentation.
- Listen to the recorded webinar
in its entirety AND
- Submit the following to the
National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC
- Category II Claim Form
- Copy of a Certificate of
Completion, available for each webinar once posted on this
- Outline of the Webinar Module,
which can be created from the PPT for the
We encourage you to view our
archived webinar documents and listen to the presentation audio. Scroll to
the Archived Webinar Directory to view webinar topics and
"From Awareness to Action: Lessons Learned from Navy's Annual Cross
Disciplinary Case Reviews"
(Presented 30 September 2017, 1200-1300 ET)
"Every Sailor Every Day Starts with YOU: Understanding Evidence-Based Intervention Tools for Sailors at Risk of Suicide" (Presented 30 August 2016, 1200-1300 ET)
"ShipShape Program Enrollment" Webinar" (Presented 4 August 2016, 1130-1300 ET)
"Navy Preventive Medicine and Management of the STI Patient" Webinar (Presented 27 April 2016, 1200-1300 ET)
"The Navy IDC and the A-B-Cs of Sexual Health" Webinar (Presented 6 April 2016, 1000-1100 ET)
"Syphilis in the Navy 2010-2015" Webinar (Presented 15 Jan 2016, 1200-1300 ET)
"Suicide Prevention and Intervention Efforts in the Navy and Marine Corps" Webinar (Presented 1 Sep 2015, 1200-1300 ET)
"HIV PrEP in DoD" Webinar (Presented 20 Aug 2015, 1200-1300 ET)
"DoD's Efforts to Increase Fruit and Vegetable Consumption" Webinar (Presented 29 July 2015,1200-1300ET)
"Air Force Diabetes Center of Excellence Diabetes Central Overview" Webinar (Presented 4 June 2015,1200-1300ET)
"Navy Medicine and Unplanned Pregnancy Prevention" Webinar (Presented 21 April 2015)
"Getting to the Heart of It: Preventing Heart Disease and Promoting Heart Health" Webinar
(Presented 4 March 2015)
"Addressing Tobacco on a Military Installation: A Collaborative Approach to Reducing Use" Webinar
"Connecting the Dots: New
and Updated Resources for Tailored Suicide Prevention Efforts " Webinar
"Blue H for Leaders"
(Presented: 29 July 2014)
"Blue H for Aircraft
Carriers and Surface Ships" Webinar (Presented: 18 July 2014)
"m-NEAT Share Fair"
(Presented: 17 July 2014)
"Blue H for Medical Treatment
"Blue H for NOSCs" Webinar
"Navy Medicine and Unplanned
Pregnancy Prevention " Webinar
"How I Ask My Patient About
Their Sexual Health" Webinar
"Promoting Sexual Health"
"Weight Loss Strategies: A New
Year, A New Approach" Webinar
"Tri-Service m-Neat Training"
"HIV in the Navy and Marine
Corps - a Discussion for Health Professionals" Webinar
"Tobacco Cessation With Less:
Resources and Ideas to Use When Time, Staff
and/or Money Are Limited" Webinar
"Tools to Enhance
Psychological and Emotional Well-being" Webinar (Presented: 22 October 2013)
Healthy Eating "Fruits and
Vegetables for Your Body and Budget" Webinar (Presented: 4 September
HPW Virtual Town Hall:
Addressing the Needs of the WII Population (Presented 13 August 2013)
Injury and Violence Free
living "Summer Safety" Webinar (Presented: 17
Preventing Drug Abuse and
Excessive Alcohol Use "Drinking Responsibly" Webinar (Presented: 4
Psychological and Emotional
Well-Being "Got Sleep" Webinar (Presented: 1 May 2013)
Wii Series Part 1, Road to
Recovery - Healthy Living Recommendations to Incorporate into Your Recovery
Plans Webinar (Presented: 6 March 2013)
Three Powerful Ingredients to
a Healthy Heart Webinar (Presented: 19 February 2013)
'Train the Trainer' for the
'Eat Healthy Be Active' (EHBA) Community Workshops Webinar
(Presented: 30 January 2013)
Stages of Change
Webinar (Presented: 18 December 2012)
Reproductive and Sexual Health
Webinar (Presented: 27 November 2012)
Tobacco Free Living
Webinar (Presented: 25 October 2012)
Healthy Eating and Active
Living Webinar (Presented: 17 October 2012)