• Continue reading #VetResources Check-In videos provide resources for mental health, coping strategies

    March 8, 2022

    Veterans can view the #VetResources Check-In video series with information to support mental health, resiliency, and coping strategies.

  • Continue reading Postvention: Provider support for the healing journey

    March 7, 2022

    Suicide loss touches many including providers. Suicide Risk Management Consultation Program provides postvention support on healing journey.

  • Continue reading PTSD Bytes #4: Treatments for PTSD 1: Overview

    March 3, 2022

    Dr. Abigail Angkaw, San Diego VA, talks about evidence-based treatment for PTSD that reduces symptoms, in the latest PTSD Bytes episode.

  • Continue reading Dramatic increase in mental health services to other-than-honorable discharge Veterans

    February 23, 2022

    VA provided 270% more mental health visits to former service members with an other-than-honorable discharge in fiscal year 2021 compared to FY20.

  • Continue reading PTSD Bytes #3: What is PTSD?

    February 17, 2022

    Dr. Sonya Norman, clinical psychologist, National Center for PTSD, describes PTSD, what it can look like and how recovery is possible.

  • Continue reading VA Suicide Prevention leads national charge with array of strategies

    February 17, 2022

    Meeting the diverse needs of Veterans with resources to effectively reduce suicide risk but also promote wellness and protect against future risk.

  • Continue reading Hear Veterans’ stories of late-life PTSD

    February 15, 2022

    This Talking Later podcast is about late-life PTSD and resilience, connection and making meaning. Hear Veterans share how they coped.

  • Continue reading Phone number on dog’s bandana saves a life

    February 13, 2022

    A Veteran suspected his buddy was suicidal, then remembered a bandana on his dog. He gave his buddy a phone number and saved his life.

  • Continue reading PTSD Bytes #2: Coping during COVID with COVID Coach app

    February 6, 2022

    Dr. Beth Jaworski, lead creator of the app COVID Coach developed by VA, describes the many ways this app can be helpful during the pandemic.

  • Continue reading Supported Employment study hopes to match Veterans with jobs based on their interests

    October 26, 2021

    The Tuscaloosa VA Research and Development Department's supported employment program, matched with primary care, studied how best to match Veterans with gainful employment.

  • Continue reading Let’s talk about substance use

    September 16, 2021

    VA has many treatment options to help Veterans recover from substance use. Here are valuable links to information and programs.

  • Continue reading This Suicide Prevention Month, Reach Out for support

    September 1, 2021

    You don’t have to go through anything alone. It’s Suicide Prevention Month. Take a moment, Reach Out for support. Here are some ways you can.