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Mental health care

Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks 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

Aaron Carson MD

Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health

VA Fayetteville Arkansas health care

Phone: 479-44-4301 ext. 65175

Email: aaron.carson2@va.gov

Brian Moore LCSW

Deputy Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health

VA Fayetteville Arkansas health care

Phone: 479-443-4301 ext. 67517

Email: brian.moore5@va.gov

Care we provide at Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks

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
  • Homeless Veterans services
  • 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.