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Understanding and Preventing Veteran Suicide
On December 2nd, Dr. Margaret C. Harrell, CNAS Senior Fellow and Director of the Joining Forces Initiative, testified before the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Subcommit...
By Margaret C. Harrell
Command Post: "Does Fear of Getting Mental-Health Help Drive Up Suicide in the Military?"
The military has long known that many troops won't take advantage of the roster of mental-health care options the military offers. That's because they fear the stigma it might...
Transcript - Losing the Battle: The Challenge of Military Suicide
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) held an event, Losing the Battle, on November 1, 2011, from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., to discuss the issue of suicide in the U.S. milita...
CBS Evening News: Suicide Rampant In Army
Last year, there were 143 known or suspected suicides in the army, an all-time high. This year the numbers are even worse. David Martin reports....