Research and Medical Practice on Mental Health Conditions

Report to Congress
23 Oct 2013
The Department of Defense (DoD) submits this report in accordance with the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013, section 725, which directs the Secretary of Defense to provide for the translation of research on the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions into policy on medical practices. The report provides the background for the inter-agency efforts to develop a National Research Action Plan to improve the coordination of agency research into these conditions.