|Statement||by the Committee on Government Operations.|
|Series||House report : -- 98-1167.|
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Diversion of funds from Vietnam veterans readjustment counseling program: hearing before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, January 31, The National Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study (NVVRS) found that both male and female Veterans without PTSD tended to have longer-lasting relationships with their partners than their counterparts with PTSD. (3) Rates of divorce for Veterans with PTSD were two times greater than for Veterans without PTSD. significant number of Vietnam veterans were still experiencing readjustment problems. Today, the Vet Center program provides a broad range of counseling, outreach, and referral services to Vietnam Veterans, and to Veterans of other periods of armed hostilities after the Vietnam era. VA RESEARCH ON VIETNAM. VETERANS: OVERVIEW. Readjustment counseling is wide range of services provided to Veterans, Service members, and their families Apply for and manage the VA benefits and services you’ve earned as a Veteran, Servicemember, or family member—like health care, disability, education, and more.
What is the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA)? Originally passed in , the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) aimed to provide assistance to returning Vietnam veterans and to protect them from employment discrimination. the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act. On September 24, , the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs published a Final Rule in the Federal Register revising the regulations implementing the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act, as amended (VEVRAA) at 41 CFR Part 60‐ The regulations became effective . The Veterans Diversion Program will also provide participants with counseling on benefits available to them through the VA and the community beyond just mental health services. From housing to employment, there are countless benefits that go unused simply because veterans are unaware. Oct 29, · The Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act is a federal law that was initially passed in , and it is one of two federal laws that expressly prohibit discrimination against veterans who are returning from active service and entering the private employment sector.
A November 1, U.S. House Report , Diversion of Funds from Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Counseling Program, by the Committee on Government Operations, concluded that "the suicide rate among Vietnam veterans suffering from PTSD is high not because of massive underlying neuroses, but as a result of the harsh treatment they received in Vietnam, and . effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among Vietnam Era veterans and on the utilization and effectiveness of VA medical services for PTSD. The Study was to take a longitudinal1 approach by evaluating the same veterans who had participated in the National Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Study (Readjustment Study). In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Veterans Administration's (VA) Readjustment Counseling Program, specifically: (1) the need for retaining centers in community-based locations; (2) the characteristics and problems of clients who have sought counseling; and (3) program management issues. Sep 19, · VVA testimony before House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Disability and Memorial Affairs. May 9, Chairwoman Luria, Ranking Member Bost, and other distinguished members of this subcommittee, Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) thanks you for the opportunity to present our views on the seven pieces of legislation you are considering.