Current Funded Research

Profiles of Behavioral Warning Signs for Suicide Attempts in the Prediction of Future Suicidality

Principal Investigator(s):

Courtney Bagge

University of Mississippi Medical Center

Military Continuity Project (MCP)

Principal Investigator(s):

Katherine A. Comtois, Ph.D.

University of Washington

Reviewing the Effects of Caring Contacts (RECON): A Long-Term Follow-Up Study from the Military Continuity Project

Principal Investigator(s):

Kate Comtois

University of Washington

Increasing Access to Insomnia Treatment to Decrease Suicide Risk through Computerized Insomnia Programs

Principal Investigator(s):

Sarra Nazem

Denver VA Medical Center and the University of Colorado Medical Center

Studying Group Therapy for Suicidal Veterans

Principal Investigator(s):

Dr. Lora Johnson

VA Medical Center, Louisville, Kentucky

An Improved Virtual Hope Box

Principal Investigator(s):

Nigel Bush, Ph.D.

National Center for Telehealth & Technology

Using Anger-Reduction Treatment to Reduce Suicide Risk

Principal Investigator(s):

Dr. Jesse Cougle

Florida State University

Optimized Suicide Risk Detection and Management in Military Primary Care

Principal Investigator(s):

Jessica Ribeiro

Florida State University

Enhancing Identification of Suicide Risk among Military Service Members and Veterans: A Machine Learning Approach to Suicidality

Principal Investigator(s):

Andrew Littlefield

Texas Tech Universty

Long Term Follow-Up for the MSRC DARTS Clinical Trial

Principal Investigator(s):

Brad Schmidt

Florida State University

Reconnecting: Improving Interoception to Reduce Suicidal Ideation in the Military

Principal Investigator(s):

April Smith

Miami University

Improving Marriages to Decrease Suicide Risk

Principal Investigator(s):

James McNulty

,

Michael A. Olson

Decreasing Suicide Risk Among Service Members With Posttraumatic Stress Using Written Exposure Therapy

Principal Investigator(s):

Brian Marx

VA Boston Healthcare System, National Center for PTSD

A Taxometric Investigation of Suicide

Principal Investigator(s):

Jill Holm–Denoma

,

Tracy Witte

University of Denver & Auburn University

Interoceptive Deficits and Suicidality

Principal Investigator(s):

April Smith

Miami University

Using Machine Learning to Distinguish among Active Duty, Veteran, and Civilian Suicidality

Principal Investigator(s):

Joseph Franklin

,

Jessica Ribeiro

Florida State University

Predicting Suicide Risk in a Military Population

Principal Investigator(s):

Michael Anestis

Mobile Intepretation Bias Modification Clinical Trial

Principal Investigator(s):

Daniel Capron

University of Southern Mississippi

Characterizing The Dynamics Of Acute Suicidal Affective Disturbance

Principal Investigator(s):

April Smith

Miami University

Couples Crisis Response Planning to Reduce Post-Discharge Suicide Risk

Principal Investigator(s):

Alexis May

Toward a Gold Standard for Suicide Risk Assessment for Military Personnel

Principal Investigator(s):

Thomas Joiner

,

Peter Gutierrez

Building Stronger Allies

Principal Investigator(s):

Brad Schmidt

Florida State University

Using Brain Imaging to Study Suicide Risk

Principal Investigator(s):

Deborah Yurgelun-Todd

University of Utah

Looking for Cognitive Differences in Suicidal Veterans

Principal Investigator(s):

Matthew Nock

Harvard University

Three Year Follow-Up Study on Suicide Risk Assessments within Suicide-Specific Group Therapy Treatment for Veterans

Principal Investigator(s):

Dr. Lora Johnson

Robley Rex VA Medical Center

Suicide Risk and Sleep in Treatment

Principal Investigator(s):

Lily Brown

University of Pennsylvania

Personal And Professional Exposure To Suicide In Military Populations

Principal Investigator(s):

Julie Cerel

University of Kentucky

Retraining reactions to smells

Principal Investigator(s):

Wen Li

,

Norman B. Schmidt, Ph.D.

Florida State University

Examining the Nature of Suicide Risk over Time Using Machine Learning

Principal Investigator(s):

Jessica Ribeiro

Florida State University

Improving the Inpatient-to-Outpatient Transition

Principal Investigator(s):

Bridget Matarazzo

Rocky Mountain MIRECC

Facilitating Assessment Of At-Risk Sailors With Technology (FAAST)

Principal Investigator(s):

Lisa Brenner, Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center, Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC)

Increasing Connection To Care Among Military Service Members At Elevated Suicide Risk

Principal Investigator(s):

Thomas Joiner

,

Peter Gutierrez

Florida State University

Looking for Suicide Warning Signs

Principal Investigator(s):

Dr. Courtney Bagge

,

Dr. Kenneth Conner

University of Mississippi Medical Center / University of Rochester Medical Center

Brief Peer-Support Cognitive Behavioral Intervention For Military Life Transitions (Mil-iTransition) Following Medical And Physical Evaluation Boards

Principal Investigator(s):

Marjan Holloway

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Thinking Under Stress and the Risk of Suicide

Principal Investigator(s):

Beeta Homaifar

,

Melissa Amick

A Behavioral Sleep Intervention for the Prevention of Suicidal Behaviors in Military Veterans: A Randomized Treatment Trial

Principal Investigator(s):

Bernert, RA

Stanford University

Establishing Measurement Equivalence of MRSC Database Assessments Across Demographic Groups

Principal Investigator(s):

David Vogel

Iowa State University

Behavioral Ecomomics Intervention To Increase Treatment Seeking In The National Guard

Principal Investigator(s):

Daniel Capron

University of Southern Mississippi

Brief Intervention for Short- Term Suicide Risk Reduction in Military Populations

Principal Investigator(s):

Craig J. Bryan, PsyD.

The University of Utah, National Center for Veterans

Project Safe Guard

Principal Investigator(s):

Michael Anestis

University of Southern Mississippi

Window to Hope

Principal Investigator(s):

Lisa Brenner

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Preventing Suicide by Decreasing Anxiety and Improving Mood

Principal Investigator(s):

Norman B. Schmidt, Ph.D.

Florida State University

Suicide Bereavement in Veterans and Military Families

Principal Investigator(s):

Julie Cerel

University of Kentucky