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Suicide Prevention

Suicide and suicidal ideation can have lasting, harmful effects that impact families and communities. While its causes are complex and determined by multiple factors, the goal of suicide prevention research is to understand and reduce factors that increase risk (i.e. risk factors) and increase factors that promote resilience (i.e. protective factors). VA conducts an array of research into suicide prevention that looks at everything from predictive modeling to substance use disorders to the policy impacts of Veterans’ choice of services.

Each "widget" below is populated by a dynamic search of the HSR&D website and its underlying databases. Search results are generated based on the search term "Suicide". Results are updated regularly, as new data are available.

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Citations

(5 of more than 422 SUICIDE focused publications)



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Publication Briefs

(5 of more than 76 SUICIDE focused publication briefs)



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Studies

( 5 of more than 51 SUICIDE focused projects )

Project No.  Title  PI  Funding Start   
SDR 21-046 Exposure to Suicide Among Post 9/11 Veterans: Prevalence, Correlates and Treatment Needs Sayer, Nina 2022-07-01
SDR 20-136 A Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Multisite Trial of a Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Group for Veterans at High-Risk for Suicide Attempt Decker, Suzanne 2021-11-01
COR 19-490-A Project Life Force-Rural Veterans (PLF-RV) "Suicide-Specific" Safety Planning Group Intervention over Telehealth for Rural Veterans and Veterans who do not seek VA Care: Pilot Implementation Goodman, Marianne 2021-10-01
COR 19-490-B The Development of a Retreat-Based Suicide Prevention Program for Women Veterans Presseau, Candice 2021-10-01
SDR 21-150 Using Big Data and Machine Learning to Understand the Association Between Altitude and Suicide among Veterans Kimbrel, Nathan 2021-08-01

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HSR&D Briefs, Reports, Newsletters

5 sample "Suicide" publications displayed.


  • Suicide Risk Factors and Risk Assessment Tools: A Sytematic Review

    ...Suicide Risk Factors and Risk Assessment Tools: A Sytematic Review...Suicide Risk Factors and Risk Assessment Tools: A Sytematic Review Evidence-based...Kansagara, M.D., M.C.R., Director Suicide Risk Factors and Risk Assessment Tools:

  • Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic Review

    ...Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic...Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic...Systematic Review 46 Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services:

  • Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic Review

    ...Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic...Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up Services: A Systematic...Kansagara, M.D., M.C.R., Director Suicide Prevention Interventions and Referral/Follow-up

  • Forum Spring 2018: Suicide Prevention

    In the United States, suicide is the 10th leading cause of death, and rates...to be disproportionally affected by suicide....Spring 2018 Suicide Prevention » Back to Table of Contents Research Highlight...Highlight VA Suicide Prevention: From Risk Factors to At-Risk Veterans John F. McCarthy

  • Forum Spring 2018: Suicide Prevention

    In the United States, suicide is the 10th leading cause of death, and rates...to be disproportionally affected by suicide....Spring 2018 Suicide Prevention » Back to Table of Contents Research Highlight...Highlight Concerning Trends in Suicide Among Women Veterans Point to Need for More

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Cyberseminars

The most recent "Suicide" seminars are displayed.

Date Title Presenter(s)
9/12/2022 Impact of Veterans’ Psychosocial Well-Being on their Suicidal Ideation during the Transition from Military to Civilian Life Hoffmire, Claire  
Vogt, Dawne  
9/7/2022 An Introduction to the Army STARRS Survey Data Available through ICPSR Wagner, James  
Toma, Alexandra  
7/21/2022 Telehealth Delivery of Multimodal Complementary Integrated Health (CIH) Intervention for Suicide Prevention Haghighi, Fatemeh  
Byma, Lauren  
7/20/2022 Patient Care Assessment System (PCAS) 2022 Update LaFontaine, Tom  
7/11/2022 Veterans Crisis Line Gender Findings Dichter, Melissa  

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