Montana VA Health Care System
If you qualify for VA health care, you can get high-quality mental health services as part of your benefits. You may also be able to get care for certain mental health problems even if you don't have VA health care.
About the Program
Mental health services in VA Montana Healthcare System provide consultation, evaluation, and treatment for a variety of issues that can impact emotional well-being.
Mental health services provided include treatments for —
- depression, sadness, grief
- anxiety, worry, nervousness
- addictive behaviors
- relationship problems
- stress from medical problems and/or pain
- post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- emotional problems, such as managing anger
- vocational issues
- troublesome thoughts or ideas
- confused thinking
- aggressive or self-harming behaviors
- memory problems
- homeless Veterans outreach
In addition to traditional mental health services, there are a variety of Veteran-led activities conducted at the Group House, Bldg #4, on the Fort Harrison VA campus. Several different veteran-led groups meet four days a week at various times. These include a Veteran Support Group, Veteran-2-Veteran (V2V), V2V Spouses, and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). A Women Veterans Group is being developed.
Under the auspices of the VA Montana Behavioral Health service, the Group House meetings are predominantly led by Veterans for Veterans:
no scheduled meetings
1pm - 2:30pm: Veteran Support Group
10am: V2V; V2V Spouses
Time TBD: Women Veterans Group (coming soon)
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 consultant.
- VA Montana Health Care System
Hours of Operation
- Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm