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All Columbia VAHCS outpatient clinics & admin offices will be closed on Juneteenth, Wednesday, June 19, 2024. Dial 911 or visit the closest emergency department in a life-threatening emergency. If you are experiencing a mental health emergency dial the Veteran Crisis Line at 988 or text 83255. 

Mental health care

Columbia VA Health Care System operates a comprehensive behavioral health program. We are a regional center of excellence for Veteran-focused mental health care. Ask a care coordinator about treatment options suited to your unique needs.

Connect with a care coordinator

Call: s. 56325/22923

Care we provide at the Columbia VA Health Care System

The Behavioral Health Department offers both inpatient and outpatient services, including telehealth appointments. We provide consultation, evaluation, and treatment for a variety of issues impacting emotional well-being. Our services include:

  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Services for Veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless
  • Treatment for addictive disorders, including residential rehabilitation treatment programs
  • Transition and care management for returning Veterans (OIF/OEF/OND)

Confidentiality

Mental health services are confidential. We will not talk to anyone about information you share unless you give written consent. Under federal law, a few exceptions to this rule exist. If you have questions, please ask your mental health provider.