Russ did two stints with the Navy. When he left, he felt as if he didn’t fit in as a civilian. He was angry, and he isolated himself. After he had a flashback while driving, he went to counseling at the Vet Center. Discussing his challenges in a group setting was good for Russ, who learned about his triggers and was able to open up.
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