Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Delivering Health Care - Part 1
Lecture:The Organization of the VA and Military Health Systems
Slide content:VA Vet Centers Counseling for combat veterans and their families Every state and territory Services include help with: Readjustment to civilian life Medical problems Military sexual trauma Substance abuse Bereavement 12
Slide notes:Vet Centers provide counseling for veterans who have served in a combat zone and for their family members who need assistance coping with military issues. All 50 states, including the District of Columbia and U.S. territories, have Vet Centers. Counseling services provide help with readjustment to civilian life, medical problems, sexual trauma related to military service, substance abuse, bereavement for families of deceased veterans, and other services. 12