Improving Negative Symptoms & Community Engagement in Veterans with Schizophrenia
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July 2015 -
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Anticipated Impacts on Veteran's Healthcare: Negative symptoms are a central and enduring feature of schizophrenia and are related to pervasive deficits in residential independence, occupational functioning, and quality of life for veterans living with this illness. Currently ther is no effective treatment for this critical domain of the illness. As outlined in the VA Mental Health Strategic Plan, the development and implementation of strategies to en...