Mental health counseling

Suicide Prevention Hotline (Crisis Counseling)

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Veterans Health Administration (VHA) created a Veterans Crisis Line to ensure veterans in emotional crisis have free, 24/7 access to trained counselors.Veterans, family members and friends can call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and press "1" to be routed to the hotline to speak to a counselor about any issue that is causing a crisis situation in their life.VA Vet Center Program (readjustment counseling)

Mental Health Illness Resources

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) resources from the VA

Other Mental Health-related Resources

Military One Source health and wellnessStart Behavioral Health Providers 

The Star Behavioral Health Providers (SBHP) registry is a comprehensive resource for service members, veterans and their families to locate behavioral health professionals in their own communities who have specialized training in understanding and treating military service members and their families.

Ohio Cares 

Ohio Cares is a collaboration of state and local agencies supporting the behavioral health of returning OIF/OEF veterans and their families.

Posted on June 11, 2017 .