Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Reducing Suicide Risk in Older Veterans with Mental Health Disorders using Problem Solving Therapy|
Sherry A Beaudreau
||Palo Alto, CA
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| April 2021 -
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The proposed randomized control trial will examine the efficacy of a brief behavioral treatment for reducing suicidal ideation and for increasing reasons for living in older Veterans at risk for suicide. Two common issues in older adults, functional disability and executive dysfunction, increase suicide risk and will be examined as moderators and mediators of treatment outcomes. The proposed study will examine Problem Solving Therapy (PST) using a protocol that teaches skills to address emotiona...
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