Press Releases

PsychArmor Institute, SHRM Foundation Announce Partnership to Educate HR Professionals on Military Culture

March 27, 2018

PsychArmor Institute and the SHRM Foundation today announced a partnership to bring PsychArmor’s School for Employers who Invest in Military Talent to human resource professionals and employers across the country. Sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal, the resources provide information on different aspects of military culture to assist HR professionals in ensuring Veterans and service members are successfully hired, on-boarded, and retained.

PsychArmor Institute Set to Release Five New Caregiver Courses in 2018

January 23, 2018

The PsychArmor Institute, a San Diego-based non-profit committed to bridging the military-civilian divide through free, online education courses, today announced plans to expand its offerings in its School for Military Veteran Caregivers and Families to include five new courses chosen by military and veteran caregivers themselves. According to a 2014 RAND study, there are 5.5 million veteran and military caregivers in the United States who often don’t have the support they need to care for their loved ones who are sick or injured.

PsychArmor Institute Signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Defense

August 3, 2017

The Defense Prevention Suicide Office signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with PsychArmor Institute in a united front to support those who work with, care for, or support members of the military community, including our nation’s Veterans. The MOU distinguishes that the Department of Defense and the Defense of Prevention Suicide Office will work collaboratively and strategically to better support Service members through PsychArmor’s courses.

PsychArmor Institute And The Bob Woodruff Foundation Launch Free Online School To Help Volunteers Effectively Engage The Military Community

April 24, 2017

PsychArmor Institute and the Bob Woodruff Foundation are pleased to announce the launch of the free online School for Volunteers Who Support Veterans. The new school promises to be the leading educational resource for volunteer organizations serving or working with veterans.

PsychArmor Institute To Honor Two American Heroes At Annual Gala

March 7, 2017

Former Department of Veteran Affairs Secretary, Robert McDonald and former member of the House of Representatives and current mental health advocate, Patrick Kennedy will be honored for their years of service, April 6 at the San Diego Air and Space Museum during the Second Annual PsychArmor Institute (PAI) Gala.

PsychArmor Institute Takes On Suicide And Addiction During Day Of Action

April 1, 2017

Suicide and addiction rates are critically high in military and veteran populations. To help address this problem, PsychArmor Institute will hold a day of action. This convening brings together thought leaders from government, academia and the private sector at the University of San Diego’s School of Leadership and Education Science to discuss solutions to this growing trend. This free event is limited to 200 individuals.