Veterans Behavioral Health
VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

How Drug Treatment Courts Help Veterans  

Special treatment courts keep troubled veterans out of jail, help them beat addiction.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Help for Vets in Crisis: Close as a Phone App 

New smartphone apps may help veterans who have traditionally been unreachable.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Hope for Veterans Coping with Long-Term Injuries 

Research and resources amp up to help vets with chronic pain and trauma.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

The Dangers of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 

Experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event, such as a car accident, military action, a terrorist attack, rape, or some other act of violence, can lead to severe stress related to the incident.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Anti-Anxiety and Pain Drugs Linked to Vet Deaths 

Veterans taking two kinds of prescription drugs risk a fatal overdose.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Rapid Eye Movement Therapy (EMDR) for PTSD 

Therapy using rapid eye movements helps veterans heal from psychological trauma.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Coping With Depression After Combat 

Depression is a real illness, and it’s nothing to be ashamed of.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Coping With Anxiety After Combat 

Anxiety is a healthy response to stress. But too much anxiety can be a problem.

VETERANS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Coping With Alcohol Abuse After Combat 

Your drinking habits may have changed while you were deployed. Maybe you’re drinking more now as you adjust to being home.