June 6, 2018

Make The Connection: A Q&A on mental health with “Sully” Sullenberger

On Jan. 15, 2009, Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, a commercial airline pilot of 30 years, piloted an emergency landing on the Hudson River. All 155 passengers […]
May 31, 2018

President’s executive order supporting mental health care for transitioning service members now underway

VA announced that the White House has approved an interagency plan to implement President Trump’s executive order supporting Veterans with mental health care and suicide-prevention resources […]
May 31, 2018

VA recognizes Mental Health Month with video campaign focused on how treatment can transform lives

In recognition of Mental Health Month this May, VA emphasized the positive impact of mental health treatment through a video campaign spotlighting hundreds of Veterans who have […]
May 29, 2018

Battling Depression And Suicide Among Female Veterans

Female veterans have higher rates of depression and suicide than their male counterparts. Advocates say the VA must step up its efforts to reach women who […]
May 29, 2018

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Live event explains Vet Center services

Did you serve in a combat zone or area of hostility, experience a military sexual trauma or serve as part of a mortuary affairs or drone […]
May 29, 2018

Three signs of good PTSD care for Veterans

As a Veteran with PTSD, you deserve the best treatment available. Whether you are seen at VA, in a Vet Center, or by a community provider, […]
May 19, 2018

Veterans march to raise awareness of suicide

But for Steven Olson, an Oregon State University student and U.S. Army veteran who organized the march, creating an opportunity for veterans to …
May 15, 2018

ICYMI: YouTube Live event kicks off Mental Health Month

At VA, one of our primary missions is to educate Veterans about the benefits they have earned, including support for the variety of health challenges and […]
May 11, 2018

Mobile Vet Center coming to John Day

Special counseling for veterans will become available in John Day through the use of a Mobile Vet Center vehicle, which will arrive for its first visit […]