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Mental Health Care

VA Salisbury health care 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.

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Mental Health 

Bldg. 4, 2nd Floor

704-638-9000 Ext. 13315

Hours: Mon-Fri/ 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Care we provide at VA Salisbury Healthcare System

The Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences Service Line (MH&BS) at Hefner VAMC provides outpatient and inpatient evaluation and treatment for psychiatric illnesses and other adjustment challenges that affect daily living. In addition, the Hefner VAMC Mental Health Service Line participates in medical research studies and education of new health care providers.

 

Services Offered

  • Depression, sadness, grief
  • Anxiety, worry, nervousness
  • Substance abuse 
  • Relationship problems
  • Combat stress, adjustment returning from war, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) 
  • Emotional problems, such as managing anger
  • Vocational assistance for those with psychiatric illness
  • Troublesome thoughts or ideas
  • Confused thinking
  • Aggressive or self-harming behaviors
  • Memory problems and other thinking problems due to brain injury
  • 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)

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.

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