Military Personnel and Suicide
Post one risk factor that contributes to suicide risk for active duty military personnel and veterans. Include whether you think active military or veterans are at a higher risk for suicide and why. Explain how helping professionals, military commands, or the Department of Defense can change the negative perceptions of military and veterans seeking help for suicide risk. Finally, explain one prevention method you might develop to increase awareness about active military or veteran suicide risk and explain why this might be effective.