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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Development of a Novel Couples-Based Suicide Intervention: Treatment for Relationships and Safety Together (TR&ST)
Principal Investigator:

Chandra Khalifian

Location: San Diego, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2026
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $84,788
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Suicide is one of the leading causes of death in the United States and worldwide, with suicide rates among U.S. military veterans doubling (27.7 per 100,000) the rate of civilian levels (14.7 per 100,000). Despite a rise in prevention efforts, rates have continued to increase. Theories of suicide and rehabilitation psychology stress the importance of the person-environment interaction in contributing to one’s disability experience. Specifically, research has consistently found that t...

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