Links for Mental Health Resources

VA LINKS:

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Research: lead federal agency for research on mental disorders, the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research.

Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE):  mission to improve the lives of our nation’s service members, veterans, and their families by advancing excellence in psychological health care, readiness, and prevention of psychological health disorders.

VA Mental Health Research: mental health research focused on military and veteran population.

VA Mental Health: mental health resources, information, treatment options, and more.

VA PTSD: National Center for PTSD: resource covering research, education, and training in the science, diagnosis, and treatment of PTSD and stress-related disorders.

Veterans Rural Health Resource Centers:  field-based satellite offices that serve as hubs of rural health care research, innovation, and dissemination.

VA Myhealthevet: VA healthcare portal for your medical needs.

VA Telehealth Services: From your home, the clinic, or the hospital, VA telehealth technologies make it easier for you to connect with your VA care team.

VAmobile: Apps are developed for both Veterans and VA care teams, offering safe and secure mobile access to patient data, and providing more opportunities for Veterans to be active participants in their health care.

Veterans Community Care (VCC) Program– a program that allowed veterans who received their care at the VA to receive services at community-based providers that are not directly linked to the VA system.

REMOTE/RURAL CARE:

Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub): resource for rural health and is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy to be a national clearinghouse on rural health issues.

USDA Rural Information Center: provides services for rural communities, local officials, organizations, businesses and rural citizens working to maintain the vitality of America’s rural areas.

TREATMENTS:

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) for Veterans in Southern California– general resource about the benefits of TMS treatments for treating depression.