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Mental health care

The Jonathan M. Wainwright VA operates a comprehensive behavioral health program. We pride ourselves for being a regional center of excellence for Veteran-focused mental health care. Contact us about treatment options suited to your unique needs.

Connect with a care coordinator

Picture of Bobi Goodson, MSW, LISCW, Chief of Behavioral Health and Interim Suicide Prevention Coordinator

Bobi Goodson MSW, LICSW

Chief, Behavioral Health Service & Interim Homeless Veteran Program Coordinator

VA Walla Walla health care

Phone: 509-525-5200

Care we provide at the Jonathan M. Wainwright VA

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 homelessness
  • Treatment for addictive disorders, including residential rehabilitation treatment programs
  • Transition and care management for returning Veterans (OIF/OEF/OND)


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.