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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Adapting and Pilot Testing a Group Intervention to Promote Adaptive Decision Making in Homeless-Experienced Veterans with Serious Mental Illness
Principal Investigator:

Jared M Greenberg

Location: West Los Angeles, CA
Congressional District Code: 33
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: September 2020 - August 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $88,225
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Veterans with serious mental illness (SMI) have high rates of homelessness and may require unique supports. Impairments in executive functions (EFs) such as emotion regulation, planning, and decision making are common in this population, interfere with negotiation of real-world problems leading to housing loss, and have been linked to negative behaviors which can result in homelessness. There is a need to intervene to improve EFs among homeless Veterans with SMI with the goal of incr...

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