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School of Nursing Professor Doris Lippman interviewed about mental health of nation’s veterans on “12 on Health”

Dr. Lippman, professor of nursing, discussed the alarming rate of suicides among returning troops. She said that many veterans don’t often seek help from a psychiatrist or a psychologist, and there are not adequate resources for troops upon returning home. “It is an invisible problem,” she said. Dr. Lippman also discussed how School of Nursing students are being educated to care for veterans.

Appeared on Channel 12 News in Connecticut on 10/3/09

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