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Welcome to the Rocky Mountain MIRECC (Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center) for Suicide Prevention

We are a leading research, education, and clinical center on Veteran suicide prevention. Visit our About Us page to learn more about our mission and meet our team.

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Treatment Works for Vets

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Visit the Treatment Works for Vets website to learn more about proven mental health treatments for Veterans, explore treatment goals, and learn how to find treatment. Choose a path to get started.

2023 Colorado Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

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Join us in September 2023 for Colorado Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Preventing Veteran suicide is challenging, but possible. Support that reduces suicidal thoughts and behaviors is key to preventing suicide. These free activities and events highlight the efforts and services of state, local, community, and Veterans Affairs (VA) that support Coloradans who have served our country. For more information, visit our website.

First Annual PACT Act Research Symposium for Veteran Health

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The PACT Act represents one of the most important expansions of health care and benefits in VA history.

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the PACT Act Research Symposium for Veteran Health. For more info, visit our website.

Read the published VA News story Researchers support Veterans exposed to toxic substances PACT Act empowers new research to improve Veteran health.

Together With Veterans

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Together With Veterans (TWV) is a community-based suicide prevention program for rural Veterans. TWV involves partnering with rural Veterans and their communities to implement community-based suicide prevention. For more info, visit our website.

Rocky Mountain MIRECC Mailing List

Our newsletter includes updates about our work, educational opportunities, and more. Take a look at our September 2023 newsletter for a Suicide Prevention Month Message, Free Outreach Brochures on Pathways to Healing after Experiences of Military Sexual Trauma, A Veteran’s Guide: Discussing Secure Storage to Reduce Suicide Risk, How to Join a Local Out of the Darkness Walk, Suicide Prevention Summit and Other Events Across Colorado, and Clinician's Corner featuring Coaching into Care.

View the latest edition and subscribe to GovDelivery here.

Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) for Suicide Prevention Website

Rocky Mountain MIRECC CPG for Suicide Prevention

Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) are research informed recommendations on how to diagnose and treat a medical or psychiatric condition. Visit our updated CPG website for resources, including webinars and recommendations, specific to the CPG For Patients at Risk for Suicide.

Rocky Mountain MIRECC Cores

Our center consists of several teams that work together towards preventing suicide. Learn more about our Research, Education, and Clinical Cores below.

Research Core

Our Research Core studies all phases of suicide prevention. Learn about the translational research model and explore our focus areas in our Research section.

Education Core

Our Education Core translates research in order to disseminate useful and accessible information about suicide prevention to Veterans and the community. Check out our products, trainings, podcasts, videos, and more resources in our Education section.

Clinical Core

Our Clinical Core focuses on suicide risk assessment and management best practices and innovations. Find support, clinical tools, and more resources in our Clinical section.

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Last Updated 12 September 2023

Contact Information


Rocky Mountain Regional VAMC (RMR VAMC)
1700 N Wheeling St, G-3-116M
Aurora, CO 80045


VA Salt Lake City Health Care System
500 Foothill DR
Salt Lake City, UT 84148
801-582-1565 x2821