When Vince came back from Iraq, he had trouble sleeping and flashbacks. He began taking narcotics to try and cope. Eventually, he developed a drug problem. At VA, he found support to overcome his addiction. A combination of medication and therapy helped him find ways to manage PTSD symptoms and get back on track.
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