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PTSD Consultation Program: How it Works

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PTSD Consultation Program: How it Works

CONTACT US PTSDconsult@va.gov or (866) 948-7880

Overview

The PTSD Consultation Program offers consultation, continuing education, and other resources to healthcare providers who treat Veterans with PTSD in the community or in VA.

Consultation is free and is consistent with evidence-based practices for PTSD and consensus statements such as the VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for PTSD.

Contact us by email or phone to request a consultation. We are normally able to respond within one business day. We'll respond by email or set up a time to talk by phone at your convenience.

Our team responds to thousands of consultation requests a year. No question is too big or too small.

Our Services

Communicate directly via email or phone with expert clinicians from the National Center for PTSD about:

  • Evidence-based treatment
  • Medications
  • Clinical management
  • Informational resources about PTSD
  • Assessment
  • Education & training opportunities
  • Collaborating with VA on Veterans' care
  • Developing a PTSD treatment program

Our Mission and Scope

The mission of the National Center for PTSD is to advance the clinical care and social welfare of America's Veterans and others who have experienced trauma, or who suffer from PTSD, through research, education, and training in the science, diagnosis, and treatment of PTSD and stress-related disorders.

The goal of the PTSD Consultation Program is to improve the care available to all Veterans with PTSD regardless of where they access services. We offer expert guidance on general issues that come up in the course of caring for Veterans with PTSD.

We cannot, however, provide direct guidance or consultation regarding or assume clinical responsibility for specific patients; any potential liability would be only in accordance with the Federal Tort Claims Act.

Get help for PTSD

If you need help right away:

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PTSD Information Voice Mail:
(802) 296-6300
ncptsd@va.gov
Also see: VA Mental Health