Mike felt isolated from his buddies and guilt for not being on deployment with them. Being out of the military made him feel alone and not in control, so he started drinking to mask the feelings. See how he reached out for help and was able to get his life on a better 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