Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Suicide Prevention Efforts of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
Erin Bagalman (au)
Responsibility for prevention of veteran suicide lies primarily with the VHA. The VHA Strategic Plan for Suicide Prevention is based on a public health framework, which has 3 major components: (1) surveillance, (2) risk and protective factors, and (3) prevention interventions. No nationwide surveillance system exists for suicide among all vets; therefore, the actual incidence of suicide among vets is not known. Systematic collection of data on fatal suicides is essential to define the scope of the problem, identify characteristics assoc. with higher or lower risk of suicide, and track changes in the suicide rate. This report identifies challenges the VHA faces in each component of suicide prevention and discusses issues for Congress. Illus. A print on demand report.
Gates of the Alamo
Kilims: Decorating with Tribal Rugs
Lamborghini: Supercar Supreme
Asia Rising: Why America Will Prosper as Asia’s Economies Boom
History of the New York Central System
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.