Department of Psychiatry
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
MISSION DIRECT VET is a SAMHSA- funded, court based diversion program targeting veterans in Massachusetts with trauma-related mental health and substance use problems. MISSION-DIRECT VET seeks to: Reduce criminal justice involvement Treat mental health, substance abuse and other trauma related symptoms Use a systematic wrap-around model Provide care coordination, peer support and trauma informed service.
2009 Psychiatry Research Day
Christopher PP, Fisher WH, Foti MG, Fulwiler CE, Grudzinskas AJ, Hartwell SW, Smelson D, Pinals DA. (2009). MISSION Diversion & Recovery for Traumatized Veterans (MISSION DIRECT VET): Early Planning and Development. Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/psych_cmhsr/629