31 Aug '12, 11am

Obama orders improvements in mental health care for vets: via @ArmyTimes

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-mental-health-care-obama-embargoed-083112w/ Obama orders improvements in mental health care By Patricia Kime - Staff writer Posted : Friday Aug 31, 2012 6:06:34 EDT President Obama plans to sign an executive order today aimed at reducing the rate of suicide and mental health disorders in veterans and troops by improving access to behavioral health care. The order, to be announced during a presidential visit to Fort Bliss, Texas, will direct cabinet agencies including the departments of Veterans Affairs, Defense and Health and Human Services and Education, to expand suicide prevention efforts, fill vacancies for mental health jobs and widen outreach to service members and veterans. The executive order, “Improving Access to Mental Health Services for Veterans, Service Members and Military Families,” includes actions to improve a...

Full article: http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-mental-hea...

Tweets

Obama orders improvements in mental health care

armytimes.com 31 Aug '12, 10am

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-mental-health-care-obama-083112w/ Obama orders improvements in mental healt...

Obama orders improvements in mental health care

militarytimes.com 31 Aug '12, 10am

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-mental-health-care-obama-083112w/ Obama orders improvements in mental h...

the rate of suicide and mental health

marinecorpstimes.com 31 Aug '12, 10am

http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/2012/08/military-mental-health-care-obama-083112w/ Obama orders improvements in menta...

Obama orders better mental health care for vets

airforcetimes.com 31 Aug '12, 8pm

http://www.airforcetimes.com/news/2012/08/military-obama-orders-better-mental-health-care-for-vets-083112w/ Obama orders b...

Obama orders better mental health care for vets

armytimes.com 31 Aug '12, 8pm

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-obama-orders-better-mental-health-care-for-vets-083112w/ Obama orders bette...

Obama orders better mental health care for vets

navytimes.com 31 Aug '12, 8pm

http://www.navytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-obama-orders-better-mental-health-care-for-vets-083112w/ Obama orders bette...

Obama orders better mental health care for vets

militarytimes.com 31 Aug '12, 8pm

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-obama-orders-better-mental-health-care-for-vets-083112w/ Obama orders b...

Obama orders better mental health care for vets

militarytimes.com 01 Sep '12, 6am

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/08/military-obama-orders-better-mental-health-care-for-vets-083112w/ Obama orders b...

Obama: Improve Mental Health Access, Care for M...

defense.gov 31 Aug '12, 4pm

Obama: Improve Mental Health Access, Care for Military, Vets American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Aug. 31, 2012 – Pre...

#SecDef statement on mental health Executive Or...

defense.gov 31 Aug '12, 9pm

Statement by Secretary Panetta on Mental Health Executive Order “I want to thank President Obama for his leadership in ens...

Obama to order VA to add staff, see suicidal vets within 24 hours:

Obama to order VA to add staff, see suicidal ve...

stripes.com 31 Aug '12, 4am

Obama is instructing the VA to ensure that any veteran with suicidal thoughts is seen by a mental health professional with...

VA Exploring the Use of Motivational Phone Calls to Vets - Health Care via @VeteransHealth

VA Exploring the Use of Motivational Phone Call...

va.gov 30 Aug '12, 1pm

The Department of Veterans Affairs has discovered that a brief therapeutic phone conversation called motivational intervie...

Mental Stress vs. Mental Fatigue

Quick follow-up on a study I blogged about last month , which found that your muscles take longer to recover after a worko...

Best news of the week. "Obama ordering VA to ad...

stripes.com 31 Aug '12, 5pm

Related Full text of the executive order Stars and Stripes coverage of veterans issues Stars and Stripes coverage of suici...

Obama ordering VA to add staff, see suicidal ve...

stripes.com 31 Aug '12, 7pm

Related Full text of the executive order Stars and Stripes coverage of veterans issues Stars and Stripes coverage of suici...