Talk to the Veterans Crisis Line now
U.S. flag
An official website of the United States government

Health Services Research & Development

Go to the ORD website
Go to the QUERI website

HSR&D Career Development Award Enhancement Initiative

Justice-Involved Veterans: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Diagnoses and Treatment Use


by Andrea Finlay, PhD, MA, BA ; Joel Rosenthal, PhD
Seminar date: 3/10/2015

Description: Drs. Finlay and Rosenthal will describe the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Veterans Justice Outreach (VJO) and Health Care for Reentry Veterans (HCRV) programs and present results from national data that were used to examine sociodemographic characteristics, mental health and substance use disorder diagnoses and VHA treatment use of Veterans served by these programs. The value of operational partnerships in informing research will be highlighted. Dr. Susan Frayne will serve as the faculty facilitator and discussant during this presentation. Target audience: The CDA community and researchers focusing on justice-involved Veterans, VHA providers, criminal justice system partners, and community partners who work with justice-involved Veterans.

We're sorry - this video format is no longer supported. You may still download the resources below.



DOWNLOAD: Request PDF Handout | Audio only (mp3) | transcript


Questions about the HSR&D website? Email the Web Team.

Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.