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Blog posts with the tag "Suicide"
The Mental Health Advisory Team 9 (MHAT 9) Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) 2013 Afghanistan report (PDF) was publicly released last week. Some of the key findings in the report:
- Significant rise in reports of individual and unit morale relative to 2012, but comparable to 2009.
- Rates of Soldiers meeting criteria for any psychological problem ( acute stress, depression, or anxiety ) are significantly lower than rates reported in 2009 and 2010.
The percentage of the U.S. adult population that "had serious thoughts about suicide in the past year."
The percentage of U.S. "adult illicit drug users" who seriously considered suicide over the past year."
"The crude rate of suicide per 100,000 person years," among 150,000 active duty personnel and Veterans who, respectively, did not deploy to OEF/OIF, who deployed without combat, and who experienced combat, according to a recent article in the Journal of the American Medical Association -- Risk factors associated with suicide in current and former US military personnel.