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Depression Page Update

The VA mental health site has been updated to improve your experience during your visit. Check out the latest changes to the depression page.

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Rebuilding Family Bonds

Treatment helped Drew address his mental health challenges, and a heartfelt conversation with his dad helped rebuild his family bonds.

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Mental Health Appointments

Keep your current mental health appointments. VA offers video and phone telemental health options—learn more here.

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Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one?

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VA has a variety of mental health resources, information, treatment options, and more — all accessible to Veterans, Veterans’ supporters, and the general public. Explore the pages below to learn more about a specific mental health topic or to find information specifically tailored to your needs.

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VA provides support for a variety of mental health conditions and other challenges. Each of these pages includes resources, information on treatment options, and more.

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Browse our catalog of resources for specific types of Veterans and civilians.

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Resources for Veterans

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Use this tool to find a VA facility near you.

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Veterans Share Stories of Support

Finding a Better Place

With mental health support and cognitive behavioral therapy, Drew was able to find a better place again and reconnect with his loved ones. View More Stories On Make the Connection

AboutFace Veterans

Learn more about PTSD from Yvonne and other Veterans who've been there. Learn more about Read more about AboutFace

Mental Health Updates

Explore the latest mental health news, resources, and real-life stories of mental health recovery.

Compassion Meditation

Did you know that meditation may be able to help with symptoms of PTSD?

Feeling At Ease

Stress is part of a healthy life, but constant worry may be a sign of anxiety. VA offers treatment options that can help.

PTSD Coach

PTSD Coach was designed for those who have, or may have, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).