VIDEO: Servicemembers and Suicide



As part of the Pentagon Channel‘s continuing coverage of servicemembers and suicide, This Week in the Pentagon takes a look at the latest and greatest in cutting-edge technologies used to treat post traumatic stress. In addition, the episode explores battlefield training for when suicide happens downrange and features thoughts from top military leaders.

BrainFor more information, visit the American Forces Press Service special, Restoring Hope, or the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury.

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    I am very glad the DOD is stepping up and putting a lot of effort into reducing service member suicides. As a veteran myself, it is encouraging that the military is taking the time to stamp out something that has been very prevalent since our war fighting began.

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