Rick served in Beirut and Grenada. Adjusting to civilian life was tough, and he never talked about what he went through in the Navy. After surgery and an extended hospital stay, he was irritable and started having nightmares. He asked to see a psychologist and began therapy. By reaching out, Rick found ways to take care of himself and heal.
No matter what you may be experiencing, there is support for getting your life on a better track. Many, many Veterans have found the strength to reach out and make the connection.Locate VA Resources
An online source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.Locate SAMHSA Resources
The NRD links to services and resources that support Service members, Veterans, families and caregivers.Locate NRD Resources