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May 13

RT @samhsagov: We want to hear from you! Visit https://t.co/iHKUBG1HTF to tell us about your experience using the Behavioral Health Treatme…

May 13

RT @AmJPsychiatry: A new article “is essential for clarifying the mechanisms by which #ketamine affects the brain.” https://t.co/51koY5O3FT…

May 13

RT @DeptVetAffairs: VA building trust with Veterans through customer experience improvements https://t.co/tT9VmlRhG0 via #VAntagePoint @Vet…

May 13

RT @VHAInnovation: How is VA harnessing innovative programs to tackle suicide prevention? Learn more about it on the #VHAIE #podcast, which…

May 13

RT @VeteransHealth: Stephen knows what it’s like to face challenges. In the wake of a nearly fatal accident, a Veterans court connected him…

May 13

RT @DeptVetAffairs: Study points to best treatment for Vets with PTSD and alcohol problems https://t.co/YaKIjl47tL via #VAntagePoint

May 13

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: Prolonged Exposure treatment for #PTSD involves in-vivo and imaginal exposure. Learn more: https://t.co/tGsImdzPV2

May 13

RT @DeptVetAffairs: .@SecWilkie: A breakthrough in health care for veterans is coming in June -- Here's what to expect https://t.co/Ev4E11v…

May 13

RT @SecWilkie: To earn the trust of our veterans, we must cut the red tape, deliver on our President’s promise to better serve them, and pu…

May 13

RT @VeteransHealth: VA medical centers across the country will host events to support #WomenVets this week for #WomensHealth Week and conne…

May 13

RT @VeteransHealth: This #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth, remember to reach out for support. Treatment works, and recovery is possible. Why not…

May 13

RT @iava: ICYMI: CEO @JeremyButler01 contributed a powerful OpEd via @starsandstripes: No time for buck-passing as we address vet suicide.…

May 13

RT @iava: A powerful piece via @nytimes: The empty promise of suicide prevention. https://t.co/s59b8kvXGq "Many of the problems that lea…

April 29

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: Help is available for #Veterans who have #PTSD and traumatic brain injuries, or TBIs: https://t.co/rR30kjI0up

April 29

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: Approximately 23% of #Veterans who use VA health care reported sexual assault while in the military. Learn about military…

April 29

RT @VeteransHealth: Veterans and caregivers at @AshevilleVAMC are reaping rewards from seeds planted through the Veterans Healing Farm prog…

April 29

RT @DeptVetAffairs: Voice analysis software may help diagnose PTSD in Veterans https://t.co/WwxmbcoqfJ via @FoxNews

April 29

RT @VAResearch: 'In the end, the goal of our #research is to make life better for our #Veterans and for all patients' #VAResearchersWhoServ…

April 29

RT @DeptVetAffairs: Parrots for Patriots: Washington Veteran adopts out birds to help other Veterans https://t.co/SYCe8XROVr via @KGWNews

April 29

RT @VeteransHealth: VA’s My Life, My Story program provides #Veterans the opportunity to share their experiences in a short narrative. http…

April 29

RT @iava: In gentrifying Los Angeles' neighborhood Echo Park, the VA is moving out homeless vets. https://t.co/wRYv3eq0dn

April 29

RT @nikkiwentling: At least 16 House members are holding a news conference at 5 p.m. today before a @VetAffairsDems hearing on veteran suic…

April 29

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: Learn about common reactions that family members of loved ones with #PTSD might experience: https://t.co/5KJIC5kegd

April 29

RT @mabryant256: As ⁦@VetAffairsDems ⁩ ⁦@HouseVetAffairs⁩ holds multiple hearing on this topic this week, yet another veteran took his own…

April 29

RT @nikkiwentling: Here's background about the three suicides that occurred on VA grounds in a five-day period this month. https://t.co/gil…

April 24

RT @Reuters: U.S. launches four-state study to find ways to reduce opioid overdose deaths https://t.co/fMxSuJGKqS https://t.co/m6DRMm2nGl

April 24

RT @Reuters: U.S. brings first criminal case against major drug distributor over opioids https://t.co/iLAdMk4RSZ https://t.co/wLrQmqCXMJ

April 24

RT @CNN: Parkland survivor Brandon Abzug asks Columbine survivor Amy Over how she deals with the mental health issues that come with trauma…

April 24

RT @CNN: How horses became therapy for a woman struggling with mental health https://t.co/svFhHymB1W https://t.co/I9cUxuO5iD

April 24

RT @nytimes: In Opinion @zeynep writes, "Few people posting photos on Instagram are aware that they may be revealing their mental health s…

April 24

RT @nytimes: The Southern District of New York and the DEA are wrapping up an investigation that appears likely to result in the first crim…

April 24

RT @BostonGlobe: Ex-pharma executives, accused of pushing opioids, face criminal charges https://t.co/GySSdvxWFK

April 24

RT @MedscapePsych: Depression apps may be sharing info with Google and Facebook without telling you. https://t.co/EVTG7CD1Q4 https://t.co/P…

April 24

RT @NIMHgov: Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are often subtler in those diagnosed as older children and adolescents. To read more o…

April 24

RT @PsychiatricNews: On Friday, the @US_FDA announced that it is permitting the marketing of the first medical device for the treatment of…

April 24

RT @PsychCentral: Developing Empathy in Kids Using Behavioral Skills Training https://t.co/qhPNXvLOjZ

April 24

RT @MedscapePsych: #Psychostimulants like methamphetamine, cocaine, and MDMA responsible for 1 in 5 strokes in young adults, study finds. h…

April 24

RT @APAPubPsychSvcs: Text message reminders appear to strengthen medication-taking habits among patients with #bipolardisorder and #hyperte…

April 24

RT @starsandstripes: A computer program can analyze the voices of war veterans and determine which of them has post-traumatic stress disord…

April 17

RT @DeptVetAffairs: VA ensures Veterans have same-day access to emergency mental health care https://t.co/5ARueCb7bN

April 17

RT @iava: Thank you @StarTribune for this powerful editorial & featuring our work: Vets are dying where they went seeking help. https://t.c…

April 17

RT @starsandstripes: Federal authorities have charged 60 people, including 31 doctors, for their roles in illegally prescribing and distrib…

April 17

RT @iava: Ready to make an impact with your summer? We are recruiting summer interns NOW! Don't miss out and apply. 👇 https://t.co/4xuWq1Z6…

April 15

RT @PsychToday: Why do so many women get passed over for leadership positions? One reason is that people prefer style over substance, says…

April 15

RT @PsychCentral: Four Steps to Manage Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder https://t.co/TZefu9DCmW

April 15

RT @cspyyc: Ensuring people receive the proper care after a suicide is critical. Those who have been exposed to suicide are at greater risk…

April 15

RT @PsychToday: For a child, learning to judge people as trustworthy or not is just as important as learning to love. @TerriApter explains…