Development of a Recovery Oriented Treatment for Post Acute Suicidal Episode (PASE) Veterans
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April 2021 -
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Mental health care for Veterans with suicidal symptoms is of paramount import to the VA. Unfortunately, VA suicide reports show suicide rates increasing, suggesting a need for enhancing current VA suicide mental health care efforts. While several psychotherapeutic treatments exist for acute suicidality, there is a deficit in validated treatments designed to help Veterans following an acute suicidal episode (Post Acute Suicidal Episode; PASE) such as following a non-fatal suicide attempt after ac...