During combat and after returning home some men and women veterans are confronted with significant barriers that harm their psychological well-being. For example, you may have heard about traumatic brain injury or that some veterans encounter symptoms consistent with post-traumatic stress disorder resulting from their military experiences. Moreover, many veterans experience other obstacles when they return from service such as unemployment.
After bravely serving their country in the military, it is very important that all veterans receive the care they need. If you or someone you know could benefit from receiving psychological or other services, please search our database to find a psychologist with military experience who can provide individualized care. If you are experiencing an emergency, please call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 (Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year).
There are many resources available to veterans, some of which are listed below: