Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Assessing and Enhancing Social Support to Improve Treatment Outcomes Among Veterans with PTSD|
Sarah B. Campbell
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||Health Services R&D
|| October 2020 -
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Background: PTSD is a significant problem for Veterans, most of whom are initially treated for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in Primary Care Mental Health Integration (PCMHI). Poor social support in this population is a risk factor for suicidal ideation, all-cause mortality, and worse treatment engagement and response. Preliminary research shows that approximately 60% of Veterans with PTSD present to specialty care intake appointments with poor social support. However, none of the existin...
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