PTSD Counseling is available for combat veterans at Ingham County Department of Veterans Affairs, 5303 S. Cedar Street, Lansing, MI. Counseling is provided on an appointment basis by the Vet Center and contracted counselors from Kalamazoo Psychology. There are no charges for these services. Contact a benefits counselor at (517) 887-4331 for more information.
Ingham and Clinton county veterans have access to free mental health counseling though the Vet Center. The Vet Center was created in 1979 out of recognizing the need for adequate mental health counseling for Vietnam veterans. Since then, their mission has expanded to include all combat veterans. Additionally, services are available for all veterans who experienced military sexual trauma and bereavement counseling is available for families who experience an active duty death.
Access to Vet Center services for veterans in Ingham & Clinton County is through the Grand Rapids Vet Center. Their counselors provide services to local veterans at Ingham County Department of Veteran Affairs, 5303 S. Cedar Street, Lansing, MI 48911.
To get a referral for Vet Center services please contact a Veteran Benefits Counseling at (517) 887-4331. Both individual and group counseling are available.
Military Sexual Trauma Counseling
Military Sexual Trauma Counseling is available at any Vet Center or VA Medical facility.