VA Western New York Healthcare System
Symposium on how to deal with holiday stressors
Batavia VA at VA Western New York Healthcare System held a symposium on November 16 to help Veterans prepare for the stressors of the holiday season. Topics such as taking care of yourself, managing stress, issues facing women and preventing an overdose on drugs and alcohol. VA providers, staff as well as Veterans attended the symposium. The goal of the event was to help Veterans develop healthy coping skills during times of stress.