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Resources for Veterans

Counseling Center Services for Veterans 

Individual Counseling
 For Combat Veterans:
 A Readjustment Counseling therapist from the Austin Vet Center is available for appointments on Thursdays. Please call 512-245-2208 to schedule an appointment.
For all other Veterans:
The Texas State Counseling Center offers individual counseling to courrently enrolled students. Please call 512-245-2208 or click here for info on how to set up an initial consultation.  

 

Group Counseling
Some semesters the Counseling Center may offer 'From Service Member to Student', a weekly group for Veterans to help navigate adjustment to the college experience. Call 512-245-2208 or email counselingcetner@txstate.edu if interested.

Mental Health and Veterans  

Whether this is your first semester or you are a few months from graduation, the transition from the demands of military life to those of the university life is sometimes confusing and may create a significant amount of stress. See the links below for information about common mental health topics of interest to Veterans.
Adjustment
Anxiety
Depression
General Mental Health

 

PTSD
AboutFace
Understanding PTSD Booklet
American Psychiatric Association
National Institute of Mental Health
American Red Cross - Family Deployment Resources
Grace After Fire - Helping Women Veterans Help Themselves

 

Substance Abuse
Alcoholics Anonymous
Hill Country Intergroup (schedule of groups in the Greater Austin and Surrounding Areas)
Hays Caldwell Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
More Information on Substance Abuse

 

Suicide Prevention/Crisis Prevention
Military Crisis Line for Veterans, Active Duty Military, and Family and Friends
Call: 1-800-273-8255
Text: 838255

The Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion (SDI)

The OSDI maintains a comprehensive listing of on-campus and community resources that may be helpful to Student Veterans. It serves as a clearinghouse for Veterans.

Click here for the OSDI Veterans services page.