VA and Veterans Service Organizations have developed several resources to provide support, connect you with care, and relieve the symptoms of PTSD in your life.
This site is a behavioral health resource supporting Service members, their families, and Veterans with common post-deployment challenges. The site’s mission is to provide self-care solutions that target PTSD, depression, and other behavioral health conditions.
Help for Veterans’ Family Members and Friends
Learn about resources to help you take care of yourself while supporting someone with PTSD.
Understanding PTSD and PTSD Treatment
This 16-page booklet explains the causes and symptoms of PTSD as well as ways to effectively treat it.
Understanding PTSD: A Guide for Family and Friends
This online guide helps family members and friends of people with PTSD understand the disorder. It also provides information on self-care and on encouraging loved ones to get treatment.
Wounded Warrior Project: Warrior Care Network
This collaboration between Wounded Warrior Project and its academic medical partners connects Veterans living with PTSD, traumatic brain injury, and other related conditions to clinical services.