Watch Veterans and their family members share real stories of strength and recovery, find useful information and local mental health resources, and explore ways to show your support.
Life Events & Experiences
Veterans can experience a range of life events, opportunities, and challenges after they leave the military.
Signs & Symptoms
Symptoms — whether mild, moderate, or severe — can make daily life more difficult. But, there are ways to address symptoms and live well.
Mental health conditions can be challenging, but treatment options and other resources are effective and can lead to recovery.
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.
May is Mental Health Month
Learn more and watch videos of Veterans sharing their experiences with bipolar disorder and what they did to get on a path to recovery.
Bipolar disorder can lead to intense swings in mood and energy. The condition can be managed with treatment.
February 23, 2021 | 6-minute read
Hear how Jeff, a U.S. Air Force Veteran, overcame homelessness and problems with alcohol to help reconnect with his family.
September 17, 2019 | 2-minute read
Three main strategies for managing the symptoms of bipolar disorder are medication, counseling, and continuous support.
September 06, 2018 | 3-minute read