• May 24, 2016

    May is Mental Health Awareness Month and one-in-five Americans will be affected by a mental health condition.

  • May 12, 2016

    For the past 20 years, Mary Lou Lauricella has worked through VA Connecticut to facilitate a PTSD drama therapy group called the Veterans’ Homefront Theater Group.

  • May 12, 2016

    We continue to spread the word throughout VA that “Suicide Prevention is Everyone’s Business.”

  • April 29, 2016

    The Compensated Work Therapy Program provides Veterans the opportunity to gain valuable employment skills and resources for a hopeful future.

  • April 29, 2016

    After an assault during his time in the Navy, it took Timothy Jones over a decade to get back his life. With personal motivation, assistance from VA and a strong support system, his story has become the platform for his recovery.

  • April 21, 2016

    By the end of the day, four teams took the top honors. In first place was TECi who pitched their voice-based assistant to help Veterans connect to the services they need.

  • April 20, 2016

    Brain Trust: Pathways to InnoVAtion is fostering debate, as well as facilitating national, partnership-based solutions in the general areas of mild traumatic brain injury and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

  • April 15, 2016

    April 20-21, VA and a number of its MyVA strategic partners, including Philips, will host this first-ever public-private partnership focused on brain health.

  • April 13, 2016

    The #VABrainTrust: Pathways to Innovation summit bring together leaders in brain research and promote collaboration between private industries, national/professional sports organizations, the federal government, innovators, scientists, athletes, clinicians, caregivers and Veterans.

  • April 1, 2016

    VA's annual Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign helps to raise public awareness of military sexual trauma, and educate individuals and communities on MST.

  • March 25, 2016

    As an OEF/OIF Marine Corps Veteran, Brian Barber wanted to do more for Veterans dealing with PTSD. After discussing the idea with a couple of his Veteran buddies, he started Barber’s Anglers Anonymous Ventura Coast, a nonprofit group on Arroyo Grande in California. The group's focus is on helping disabled Veterans and Veterans who are coping with PTSD.

  • March 16, 2016

    Project Healing Waters provides classes on fly fishing, casting, tying and rod building to any disabled Veteran who wants to participate and is unique in that its volunteers are teaching classes on an on-going, long-term basis.