U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Vet Center Program
Duluth Vet Center
4402 Haines Rd, Ste 3, Duluth, MN, 55811-2852
Distance: 1012 Miles
Therapists offer mental health counseling to help resolve behavioral, emotional or social problems
Mental health services may include:
* Family Therapy
* Group Therapy
* Individual Therapy
* Mental health evaluation
Readjustment counseling help combat veterans make a successful transition from military to civilian life.
* Individual and group counseling for veterans and their families
* Family counseling for military related issues
* Bereavement counseling for families who experience an active duty death
* Military sexual trauma counseling and referral
* Outreach and education including Post-Deployment Health Reassessment, community events, etc.
* Substance abuse assessment and referral
* Employment assessment and referral
* Veterans Administration benefits and referral
* Screening and referral for medical issues including Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and depression
Family members of combat veterans are eligible for Vet Center readjustment counseling services for military related issues.
Readjustment counseling is provided at community-based Vet Centers located near veterans and their families.
Military members or their family members who served in any combat zone and received a military campaign ribbon are eligible for Vet Center services.
There is no cost for Vet Center readjustment counseling.
Northeast Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin
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RF-2000Family Counseling Definition
Programs that offer therapeutic sessions that focus on the system of relationships and communication patterns among family members and which attempt to modify those relationships and patterns to achieve greater harmony. The therapist focuses on the family as a unit rather than concentrating on one of the members who is singled out as the person in need of treatment.
RF-2500Group Counseling Definition
Programs that offer therapist-facilitated collective treatment sessions in which unrelated groups of individuals, couples or families discuss their attitudes, feelings and problems and, with input from other members of the group, attempt to achieve greater self and interpersonal understanding and adjustment and explore solutions to their problems.
RF-3300Individual Counseling Definition
Programs that offer personal therapeutic sessions in which the therapist works on a one-to-one basis with clients to help them resolve their mental, emotional or social problems.
RP-1400.8000-800Sexual Assault Counseling Definition
Programs that provide crisis, short-term and/or ongoing counseling for people who are coping with the emotional trauma of being forced to engage in sexual intercourse or other sexual acts without their consent. Included are military sexual trauma (MST) counseling programs offered by facilities operated by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, which address the needs of veterans who have been traumatized by having experienced assault or repeated threatening sexual harassment which occurred while serving on active duty in the military. Counseling and support may be offered in a variety of settings and may include individual, conjoint, family and group therapy sessions for the survivor and/or significant others.
RP-1400.8000-900Veteran Reintegration Counseling Definition
Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance for veterans who have emotional problems including post traumatic stress disorder relating to experiences in the service, or who are having other difficulties adjusting to their civilian status.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YF-5000.0500-650Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Definition
A disorder affecting individuals who have experienced a psychologically traumatizing event which is characterized by reexperiencing the event through recurrent and intrusive recollections or dreams of the event, or the sudden feeling that the event was recurring; numbing of responsiveness or reduced involvement with the external world beginning sometime after the trauma; and/or one or a combination of other symptoms including hyperalertness or exaggerated startle response, sleep disturbance, guilt about surviving if others have not, memory or concentration impairment, avoidance of memories that recall the trauma and intensification of symptoms when exposed to events that symbolize or resemble the trauma.
YJ-2050.2090Families of Veterans Definition
The parents, children or spouses of people who have been honorably discharged as veterans of military service. Included are families of deceased veterans.
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who, by length and type of services, honorable discharge or release or degree of disability, qualify for the benefits and privileges that are provided by law for ex-servicemen and women.