Sasha Rojas, PhD is a postdoctoral fellow in the in Telehealth and Rural Outreach Fellowship at VA Puget Sound, Seattle Division. She completed her doctoral internship at VA Puget Sound – Seattle Division and received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Arkansas. During her graduate training, under the mentorship of Drs. Matthew Feldner and Ellen Leen-Feldner, she conducted research to better understand the processes involved in suicide risk, with a specific interest in cross-cultural differences and access to suicide-specific care for underserved populations. Under the mentorship of Dr. Mark Reger, Sasha extended her program of work to exploring suicide risk among veterans, with a particular interest in clinical video telehealth (CVT) as a modality for veterans at risk for suicide. Sasha is currently exploring CVT as a modality to deliver evidence-based suicide-specific treatments for suicidal veterans who present with barriers to in-person care.
This website is supported by grant number G22RH31114 from the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services.