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August 5

RT @afspnational: It's #InternationalFriendshipDay! Tag a friend who... ✨ Makes you laugh ✨ ✨ Inspires you ✨ ✨ Makes you feel safe ✨…

August 5

RT @molivahemker: ⁦@CDCgov⁩ says about 1 in 59 children have #autism spectrum disorder. Just published large population-based study ⁦@JAMAP…

August 5

RT @JAMAPediatrics: @.latimes study of mass shooting events: the majority of mass shooters experienced early childhood trauma and exposure…

August 5

RT @MHTF: “Research, not incarceration” As the US opioid crisis increasingly affects maternal health, a viewpoint in @JAMA_current offers a…

August 5

RT @DeptVetAffairs: How VA is Applying Artificial Intelligence to Proactively Solve Veterans’ Problems https://t.co/L3Rjr2qQHo via @Nextgov

August 5

RT @iava: A Dept. of Defense report shows military suicides have reached their highest rate since record-keeping began after 9/11. https://…

August 5

RT @DeptVetAffairs: #VAResearchNewsBrief: ​A VA Office of #MentalHealth and #SuicidePrevention study found that three psychotherapies for d…

August 5

RT @MuinJKhoury: New solutions may be needed to address the increasing rates of suicide. Can we use digital health and machine learning in…

August 1

RT @cspyyc: It is crucial that warning signs for suicidal thoughts in youth be recognized as early as possible. https://t.co/MdBmlvpfm5 htt…

August 1

RT @PsychCentral: The Benefit Of Pets On Mental Health https://t.co/tsijKaSr99 #BipolarDisorder #MentalHealth https://t.co/lXjPqtfpK4

August 1

RT @iava: "Tom is traveling 1,700 miles over 16 days to raise awareness about veteran suicide rates and make sure they're aware resources a…

August 1

RT @DeptVetAffairs: After leaving the service, Calvin started college and began experiencing anxiety. He went to VA and received therapy th…

August 1

RT @DeptVetAffairs: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in partnership with DeepMind Health, published results in the July 31 edit…

July 26

RT @VeteransHealth: Horses are helping #Veterans at @VABayPines learn to cope with anxiety and stress and set healthy boundaries. https://t…

July 26

RT @VA_PTSD_Info: PTSD can affect the mental health and life satisfaction of a Veteran’s partner, but help is available. https://t.co/GVfdI…

July 26

RT @DAVHQ: The @USHouse passed legislation this week that would increase funds available to severely injured #veterans to renovate their ho…

July 26

RT @VeteransHealth: Relive the excitement of the 2019 National Veterans Wheelchair Games—and start getting ready for #Portland2020—with thi…

July 26

RT @PsychToday: Why are we drawn to crime scenes and true crime television shows? https://t.co/0BzDcs2gob

July 26

RT @PsychToday: Why human touch is so important and what we lose without it https://t.co/G0riiiLjVD

July 26

RT @PsychCentral: Suicide Rates Are Rising, But Nobody Really Knows Why https://t.co/v55SFaQpQI #ChildrenandTeens #General https://t.co/HMI…

July 26

RT @cspyyc: If you’re interested in learning more about how trauma informed care can be a form of suicide prevention, check out our article…

July 26

RT @StanfordPSY: In a recent @JAMAInternalMed editorial, @StanfordPSY's @NPMorr advocates for physician education about #marijuana & its he…

July 26

RT @NIMHgov: Many amputees suffer from phantom limb pain. A study led by NIMH Senior Investigator Chris Baker, Ph.D., shows promise with mi…

July 26

RT @ArashEmamzadeh: What is resilience? Is it the same as competence? In my latest post, I provide a brief history of the concept of resili…

July 26

RT @PsychToday: Opioid deaths are rising faster among African Americans than any other racial group in the US. Experts must consider these…

July 26

RT @PsychCentral: Sandy Hook: Community Healing After a Large-Scale Trauma https://t.co/QwjiJ0S75a

July 1

RT @PsychToday: The consequences of a traumatic childhood can change the brain and reverberate throughout life https://t.co/qwRAfV4ZA2

July 1

RT @JAMAPsych: This research letter offers novel data on how many psychiatrists are using #telepsychiatry on a state by state basis https:/…

July 1

RT @PsychCentral: Stop Micro-Managing and Start Leading https://t.co/s4B2aX6Ep2

July 1

RT @PsychCentral: Ecstasy Shows Promise for Treating PTSD https://t.co/mnzcum1SfU #BrainandBehavior https://t.co/tlChO9mgLz

July 1

RT @kathyluwho: The leader of @VAKansasCity was included a @USATODAY list of VA administrators “transferred to new jobs despite concerns a…

July 1

RT @nikkiwentling: The VA's decision this month to offer a psychedelic drug to treat PTSD while marijuana remains off limits is leaving som…

July 1

RT @DeptVetAffairs: VA Minneapolis: Marine makes miracle brain injury recovery https://t.co/WvkCLAdisl via #VAntagePoint @Sports4Vets

July 1

RT @iava: June was #PTSDAwarenessMonth & #IAVA member @ericbdonoho contributed this powerful piece about overcoming suicidality after retur…

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…