While evidence-based treatments for PTSD exist, such as cognitive processing therapy and prolonged exposure, researchers within the Military Health System and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) continue to develop and improve treatment options.
- coping with stress
- combat stress
- preparing for deployment
- total force fitness
- veterans benefits
- military transition
- suicide prevention
- resources for leadership
- substance abuse
- psychological health
- get involved
- thanking service members
DCoE Outreach Center
For Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury
Information and Resources
For Crisis Intervention for Service Members, Veterans and Families
The demands of military life can cause stress. It’s best to work through tough times in a positive way instead of taking part in behaviors harmful to your health.
Substance misuse is the use of a substance in a way that negatively affects your physical, mental, emotional or social well-being.
Seeking help for psychological health concerns allows you to play an active role in your own well-being.
Any military-related separation can be tough for the entire family and may be especially hard on children. The good news is that you and your family can work together to help your children cope during each stage of the separation in a positive way.
Positive thinking can improve your mood and help you keep stress in check. Here are six ways you can turn negative thoughts into positive thoughts:
Sleep is important in life, just like air, food and water. It allows your body to heal, boosts your immune system and improves learning and memory.
We all worry or feel anxious at times, but if these feelings interfere with daily activities you may want to check in with your health care provider.