suicide http://krcc.org en Study Says Deployment Issues Play Little Role in Military Suicides http://krcc.org/post/study-says-deployment-issues-play-little-role-military-suicides <p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1724276" target="_blank">A new study</a> finds deployment-related factors like combat experience or days deployed have little or no influence on suicide rates. &nbsp;KRCC's Andrea Chalfin has more from one doctor who's researching suicide in the military.</p><p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 01:00:42 +0000 Andrea Chalfin 6764 at http://krcc.org Study Says Deployment Issues Play Little Role in Military Suicides Studying Suicide in the Military http://krcc.org/post/studying-suicide-military <p></p><p></p><p><span style="font-size: 15px; line-height: 24px; ">In 2012, the U.S. military&rsquo;s suicide rate surpassed combat deaths. Clinical Psychologist Craig Bryan has made suicide prevention his mission. This January, Dr. Bryan&rsquo;s research brought him to Colorado Springs&rsquo; Fort Carson, where he was conducting his second study on mental health treatments. KRCC&rsquo;s Andrea Chalfin sat down then to talk about his research&ndash;and how the very characteristics that make an effective soldier can also lead to increased suicide risk.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:33:00 +0000 Andrea Chalfin 4920 at http://krcc.org Studying Suicide in the Military