A new, educational series from the VA called “From Science to Practice”, translates published research into informative tips that VA suicide prevention coordinators and providers can use to support their patients. The program, which is run by VA’s Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, focuses on relaying suicide risk factors and preventive measures in a concise, easy-to-absorb way.

Read more: https://www.research.va.gov/currents/1019-New-VA-educational-series-offers-guidance-to-clinicians-that-they-can-use-with-patients.cfm

 

Dr. Gloria Workman, with the VA Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, is leading an educational series that translates published research into informative tips for VA suicide prevention coordinators and mental health providers. (Photo by Mike Richman)