VCL – Randomized Evaluation of a Caring Letters Suicide Prevention Campaign

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Research Setting: Veterans Crisis Line in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)


This effectiveness-implementation hybrid type 1 trial will examine both the clinical effectiveness and the implementation of a Caring Letters campaign for Veterans who contact the Veteran Crisis Line (VCL). Study outcomes are suicide attempts, VHA clinical utilization rates, and facilitators and barriers to implementing the Caring Letters campaign.


  • In progress
  • More information can be found here