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Coverage of the conference in the media:
June 20 – 22, 2012
999 Ninth Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001
Back to Basics: Enhancing the Well-Being of our Service Members, Veterans and their Families
The services and the VA have found that a comprehensive public health approach to suicide prevention, which includes leadership, peer involvement and appropriate clinical care when needed, are vital to success. ‘Back to Basics’ emphasizes the value of and appreciation for good order, disciplined practices, strong clinical skills and service accountability. By reinforcing the basic skills in suicide prevention training, leaders at all levels and in multiple settings can better support the force and enhance the quality of life for service members, veterans and their families.