Managing depression and living well

Veterans who have experienced depression tell their stories. They describe their symptoms and the steps they took to get support. Listen as they talk about treatment options that helped them overcome depression and get back on track.



Check the “VA on Depression” page for complete descriptions and understand, with answers to questions like:

What is depression?

What are the signs of depression?

What is the treatment for depression?

What can I do if I think I might be depressed?







A better life is here!

Our SELF-HELP page has 80+ vital services for you. PLEASE - Spread the word. Everyone deserves to know the help they can get at 

Other Resources

In addition to the above, there may be additional Federal, State and Local Government resources for you.  Your counselor, especially if s/he is a VSO counselor should be able to able to help you find them.
Learn more about what it feels like to live a better life.  Go to our "Self-Help page" to begin to explore other issues that can bring you All The Way Home.
Be sure to check out the "Claims and Appeals" topic to maximize your compensation and benefits for yourself and your loved ones.
It's your turn to get your best life back! You EARNED it with your service!