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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / November 5, 2019

Connectedness Matters in Las Vegas NV 

Connectedness Matters.  This was the theme for the 2019 VA Mental Health Summit.  The Las Vegas Department of Veterans Affairs continues to...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / October 22, 2019

Community Partnerships Are Key to Veteran Suicide Prevention in Cincinnati and Central New York

The following are community updates from the Cincinnati tristate area’s Katie Renner, and Central New York’s Mayling Rodriguez, the Community...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / October 16, 2019

Spreading the Word about Operation Deep Dive in Charleston SC and Phoenix AZ

Operation Deep Dive communities are all now actively engaged in spreading the word about the study and conducting outreach to...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / October 8, 2019

Understanding Community Factors Related to Veteran Suicide and Death by Self-Harm: An Introduction to the Sociocultural Death Investigation Tool 

Veteran suicide is one of the most tragic issues of our time, and so many of us often wonder why...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / September 30, 2019

Lessons Learned from Charlotte’s first Sociocultural Death Investigation Interview 

Operation Deep Dive reached a significant milestone in July! We conducted our first Sociocultural Death Investigation (SDI) interview in the...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / September 18, 2019

South Alabama Community Action Team models how collaboration can impact Veteran’s lives 

Our CAT in South Alabama has been hard at work creating connections that can potentially save lives. One of our...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / September 7, 2019

Twin Cities Prepares to Conduct First Interview in October

Operation Deep Dive continues to make forward movement here in the Twin Cities area. In September, Operation Deep Dive was...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / August 16, 2019

First Operation Deep Dive Interview Takes Place in Charlotte NC

Operation Deep Dive has reached a major milestone. Tabatha Maddox, Research Assistant for Charlotte NC, conducted our very first suicide...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / August 11, 2019

Community Successes and Challenges – Orange County, Panhandle FL & Cincinnati OH Updates

As the summer marches on, Operation Deep Dive has continued to build community connections and increase capacity in veteran suicide...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / July 30, 2019

Charlotte, NC Update

The Service Member Veteran Family (SMVF) Suicide Prevention Workgroup in Charlotte stood up one year ago in response to the Department...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / July 18, 2019

Las Vegas, NV & Houston, TX Updates

Las Vegas Update Operation Deep Dive is continuing to make great strides here in Las Vegas.  The project is a...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / July 7, 2019

Addressing Substance Use & Veteran Suicide – Syracuse New York Update  

 During our June Community Action Team meeting, our team tackled the issue of heavy alcohol use among some veterans in our community. Donna Knapp...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / July 2, 2019

South Alabama Community Action Team Update

Here in South Alabama, our Community Action Team (CAT) has come together twice to better understand the needs of Veterans...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / June 29, 2019

Indianapolis, IN & Phoenix, AZ Update

Indianapolis Indiana Update On June 7th we had our third Community Action Team meeting where our members spoke about their work...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / June 27, 2019

Gearing up for Interviewing Survivors: Upstate/Greenville, SC Update

As with the season, we are warming up to engage with survivors who have lost their beloved veterans to death...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / June 21, 2019

Charleston, SC Update

“As the Charleston, SC area enters into its second year for Operation Deep Dive, we are starting to take a...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / June 17, 2019

Helping Justice-Involved Veterans 

Panhandle of Florida Update   The Panhandle Community Action Team has continued to grow, and the members are actively engaged in...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / June 10, 2019

Addressing Military Sexual Trauma in Our Communities

Orange County California Update   Over the last few months, the Community Action Team in Orange County has begun to discuss...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / May 22, 2019

Charlotte, NC and Houston, TX Updates

With 14 communities now actively engaged in Operation Deep Dive, there is always something interesting happening. This blog features updates from our Research...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / April 22, 2019

Southern Alabama & Indianapolis Indiana Updates

April has been a productive month. The Research Team and all the community Research Assistants attended the Sociocultural Death Investigation...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / April 8, 2019

 Upstate South Carolina Update

This post features a local update from Upstate South Carolina provided to us by the local research assistant, Alice Yatsenyuk.  Upstate South Carolina Operation Deep Dive...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / April 3, 2019

Florida Panhandle & Atlanta Update 

Today we are featuring updates from our wonderful research assistants who are our boots on the ground in the Panhandle of Florida...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / March 20, 2019

Orange County Update

Can you believe it, we are already three months into 2019! Operation Deep Dive has officially launched the study in the...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / March 1, 2019

Why Operation Deep Dive Matters

The statement “20 Veterans die by suicide a day” has become a common phrase across the country, but these numbers...

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Deep Dive Blog
By America's Warrior Partnership / February 7, 2019

Year One In Review

Operation Deep Dive has officially celebrated its first-year anniversary as of December 1, 2018. In this post, we’d like to...

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