November 24, 2011

Command Post: "What Can The Rest of Us Do to Help Prevent Military Suicides?"

Families and communities -- the rest of us, in other words -- can play a role in helping to cut down on the epidemic of military suicides. Dr. Elspeth "Cam" Ritchie, a Battleland contributor and former top Army psychiatrist, and Dr. Margaret Harrell, a military personnel expert at the Center for a New American Security -- who recently co-wrote a study on the topic -- discuss steps the rest of us can take, with CNAS's John Nagl and your Battleland scribe.

  • Commentary
    • April 9, 2020
    Sharper: America's National Security Workforce

    The greatest source of strength in American national security is the people who lead and serve within its institutions. The ongoing U.S. response to the global coronavirus out...

    By Emma Moore, Chris Estep & Cole Stevens

  • Commentary
    • April 7, 2020
    Legal and Advocacy Services for Veterans

    In the post-9/11 era, a “sea of goodwill” made up of organizations in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors has formed to support veterans, servicemembers, their families...

    By Carole House

  • Commentary
    • Just Security
    • April 7, 2020
    All Americans: Extending Draft Registration Makes Us Stronger

    As state and local officials across the country scramble to find additional public health workers to staff their over-burdened hospitals, the need for talented public servants...

    By Andrew Swick & Emma Moore

  • Podcast
    • April 7, 2020
    Plenty of Time When We Get Home with Kayla Williams

    In this episode of Incoming, author and Army veteran Kayla Williams talks with us about serving in Iraq as the most forward-deployed woman of the war at her time. She faced br...

    By Kayla M. Williams

View All Reports View All Articles & Multimedia