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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Optimizing Cognitive Remediation in VA Mental Health Rehabilitation Settings
Principal Investigator:

Yash Joshi

Location: San Diego, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: May 2020 - April 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $285,453
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Over one hundred thousand Veterans annually utilize mental health residential rehabilitation programs (RRTPs) and psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery centers (PRRCs). Through support and comprehensive programming, these mental health rehabilitation milieus help Veterans with mental illness overcome barriers to community reintegration. Despite the success of these milieus, cognitive impairment is commonly observed in Veterans with mental illness, reduces gains from programming, and limits su...

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