Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Prevention of Suicide in Veterans Through Brief Intervention and Contact (VA-BIC)|
||White River Junction, VT
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| October 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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BACKGROUND: Despite work by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a package of suicide prevention strategies, suicide remains an ongoing problem among Veterans, particularly during the three months following psychiatric hospitalization. [Current evidence suggests that some of the most important contributing factors to post-hospitalization suicide risk include poor social connectedness and engagement in care in the post-discharge period. In response, we developed a promising suicid...
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