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Mental and Physical Health in Service Member and Veteran Students Who Identify as American Indians and Alaskan Natives

What predicts whether someone will use mental health services?

This study examines mental-health service utilization and predictors of utilization among student service members and student veterans who identify as American Indian, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian. The study’s findings suggest service gaps and potential models for intervention.

Project: Costs of Upward Social Mobility


Albright, D. L., Fletcher, K. L., McDaniel, J. T., Godfrey, K., Thomas, K., Tovar, M., & Bertram, J. M. (2021). Mental and physical health in service member and veteran students who identify as American Indians and Alaskan Natives. Journal of American College Health, 69(7), 783–790.