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Mental health care

VA Loma Linda health care operates a comprehensive behavioral health program. We provide excellent Veteran-focused mental health care. Ask a care coordinator about treatment options suited to your unique needs.

Care we provide at VA Loma Linda health care

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
  • Treatment for addictive disorders, including residential rehabilitation treatment programs
  • Transition and care management for returning Veterans (OIF/OEF/OND)
  • Same-day mental health care services at the Mental Health Access Clinic


VA Loma Linda Mental Healthcare: 909-583-6164 or 909-825-7084 ext. 6164


Mental Health Access Clinic

VA Loma Linda's Mental Health Access Clinic is located at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans’ Hospital Emergency Department, 11201 Benton St., Loma Linda, CA 92357. 

The Mental Health Access Clinic is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to provide expanded same-day mental health care services such as:

  • crisis intervention therapy
  • help to establish, resume, or update mental health care treatment plans
  • psychiatric medication consultations
  • information on available mental healthcare interventions and treatments

For non-emergency mental health assistance, schedule an appointment through MyHealtheVet or call ext. 5085.


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.