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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Development of a Recovery Oriented Treatment for Post Acute Suicidal Episode (PASE) Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Yosef Sokol

Location: Bronx, NY
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2026
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $109,073
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


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...

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