See their website for more details.
More Resources for Readjustment to Living State-side and More Counseling Services
There is also free online and phone counseling through:
TRICARE Region North
TRICARE Region South
Defense Centers of Excellence Outreach Center
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255
Military Stress Recovery Project Clinics--free or low-cost acupuncture for veterans and their families. Find a clinic near you on the Acupuncturists without Borders (AWB) website (listed by state).
Take the Post-Traumatic Growth Inventory anonymously. [Inventory created by the American Psychological Association (APA)]
Information via online Short Video/Movie
video: Dr. Mike Colson of the VA and re-adjustments issues for returning warriors, some resources through TriWest.
video: GWOT = "Global War on Terrorism Veteran" with Dr. Mike Colson of the VA and some resources through TriWest. He talks about some readjustment issues that are common to be aware of when you are just returning State-side.
video: Symptoms of Combat Stress with Dr. Maguire of the VA.
video: Common Questions with Dr. Mike Colson.
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If you are a medic or corpsmen or other deploy-able medical personnel and interested in taking a course from De-Stress Vets, check out the website for information on "Acu-tack for Stress Relief©" and "Acu-tack for Pain Relief©" or send an email with "requesting info on Acutack courses" in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org.
See related posts in this blog such as Managing Traumatic Stress, Resilience in a Time of War, The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, the FOCUS and FOCUS for Couples programs, Female Soldiers and their Wounds of War, and "What is the Training Level of My Acupuncturist?".
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