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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.
More about these topics
Veterans describe a variety of PTSD symptoms and the steps they took to help manage their mental health challenges.
Stories of Veteran Strength and Resilience
Family Members of Veterans Share Their Stories
Finding the right therapist for you
Reaching out for help led to a better life
Post-9/11 Veterans’ Voices on Managing PTSD
Moving past trauma with VA support
For Tony, VA counseling was the solution