PTSD & Psychosocial Needs

PTSD and Other Psychosocial Needs Resources Deployment places Veterans at increased risk for symptoms of psychiatric illnesses, particularly post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, depression and substance use disorder. Veterans may carry traumatic experiences and illnesses from their military service that present unique challenges at the end of life.  To access specific information and resources related to PTSD and other psychosocial needs, review the list of references provided below.  

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Substance Use Disorder

Military Sexual Trauma



Suicide Prevention

Mental Health Recovery


Smartphone Apps for Stress and Mood Management