DHCC strives to improve the lives of our nation's service members, veterans and families by advancing excellence in psychological health care and prevention of psychological health disorders. Visitors to this website can find information on a variety of psychological health topics, research, statistics, best practices and other materials. 

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Learn more about the following topics:

Deployment Health

Information and resources related to deployment health assessments, combat and operational stress programs, deployment-limiting health conditions and deployment-related exposures.

Accessing Mental Health Care

Information on barriers to care and improving access to mental health care in the Military Health System.

Women's Mental Health

Information on the history of women in service in the U.S. military and research on the impact of deployment and combat service on women’s mental health, which includes: development of depression, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and substance use disorder.

Real Warriors Campaign

Information and resources focused on building resilience, facilitating recovery and supporting reintegration of returning service members.

Sexual Assault/Sexual Harassment

Information and resources related to care and support for patients who disclose sexual assault or sexual harassment.