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Rocky Mountain MIRECC for VA Suicide Prevention
Rocky Mountain Short Takes on Suicide Prevention: Colonel Carl Castro, PhD on the Military Suicide Transition Theory, The Hemingway Effect and the Importance of Understanding the Military Family
22 February 2017
Adam interviews Dr. Carl Castro, retired Colonel from the US Army, about his extensive work in area of suicide prevention, especially as it relates to the military community. Their conversation is far ranging but really does a wonderful job discussing transitions as a way to understand suicide in the military community. Dr. Castro also tells us about Ernest Hemingway, an army Veteran, and how his death can serve as a paradigm to understand the suicide death of elderly Veterans.
- Learn more about Colonel Carl A. Castro PhD
- Suicides in the military: the post-modern combat veteran and the Hemingway effect
- VA Joins Research Consortium
The podcast is approximately 32 minutes long.
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Categories: Suicide Prevention