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Borne the Battle #278: Army Major General (ret.) Mark Graham, Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Advocate

This week's Borne the Battle features Army Major General (ret.) Mark Graham, whose story of personal loss will also be featured at the National Memorial Day Concert.

Upcoming webinar to inform new suicide prevention grant program applicants

The Staff Sergeant Parker Gordon Fox Suicide Prevention Grant Program (SSG Fox SPGP) focuses on reducing Veteran suicide through community-based prevention.

By |April 20th, 2022|Health, Mental Health|Comments Off on Upcoming webinar to inform new suicide prevention grant program applicants

Air Force Veteran leads suicide prevention program at Iowa City VA

Finding out what is truly important to you at your core and what you are good at are keys to success. However, this is not easy. Failure is part of that process. But once you find something that clicks, it’s an amazing feeling, and opportunities appear when you least expect them.      

By |April 1st, 2022|Health, Research|Comments Off on Air Force Veteran leads suicide prevention program at Iowa City VA

2021 National Veteran Suicide Prevention Annual Report shows decrease in Veteran suicides

VA’s latest data from 2019 shows a decrease in suicide among Veterans from the year prior. The decrease, reflecting the lowest number of Veteran suicides since 2007, provides hope and motivation for continued prevention efforts.

By |September 8th, 2021|Health, Top Stories|2 Comments

Community providers: Learn about Veteran suicide prevention and lethal means safety

This live, knowledge-based webinar will educate health care teams on risk factors of suicide and provide clinical resources on lethal means safety counseling and suicide prevention safety planning.

By |April 16th, 2021|Health|Comments Off on Community providers: Learn about Veteran suicide prevention and lethal means safety

Rocky Mountain MIRECC for Suicide Prevention

Rocky Mountain MIRECC For Suicide Prevention Rocky Mountain MIRECC for Suicide Prevention Suicide is complex but it is also preventable. RMIRECC Short Takes on Suicide Prevention invites you to hear leaders in the field of Suicide Prevention. We are especially interested in topics related to Military Veterans. Topics will be relevant for Veterans, caregivers, clinicians and [...]

By |March 19th, 2021|Comments Off on Rocky Mountain MIRECC for Suicide Prevention
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