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Question: What is the rate of suicide-related behavior in the National Guard and are gatekeeper trainings effective?
Strategy: Data from 92 Massachusetts National Guard units will be evaluated for suicidal thoughts and behavior and contributors. Gatekeeper training will be evaluated.
Impact: Knowledge of suicidal ideation and behavior in the National Guard for program development.
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