a veteran seeks treatment after learning about the veterans suicide rate

Suicide Prevention Programs for Veterans in Florida

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: April 30, 2024 Updated: May 2, 2024 Veterans around the country struggle with mental health and wellness every day. PTSD, depression, and co-occurring disorders can make it hard for many to cope with daily life. Unfortunately, many veterans don’t receive the help they need. For some, this can…

a veteran in fatigues drinks a glass of water in therapy to show anxiety in veterans

How We Help Veterans with Anxiety

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 22, 2024 Updated: February 6, 2024 Serving in the military is a great honor that brings challenges and experiences that most people will never see or fully understand. It is well-recognized that PTSD is common among active-duty military and veterans. However, our service men and women face…

Person talking to their therapist about depression treatment for veterans

Depression Treatment for Veterans at Harmony Hills

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: October 9, 2023 Updated: November 1, 2023 When considering mental health treatment for veterans, most people think about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and rightfully so. More than 80% of veterans and active-duty military personnel have experienced PTSD since the 9/11 attack due to their service. However, PTSD is…

A vet discussing military sexual trauma with a therapist

Military Sexual Trauma: A Different Perspective of Sexual Harassment

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 20, 2023 Updated: August 30, 2023 It’s important to understand the significance of what the VA identifies as PTSD caused by military sexual trauma (MST). About half of active-duty and female veterans, as well as less than 5% of male military personnel and veterans, have experienced MST.…

Therapist and patient discuss insurance coverage for mental health treatment

Navigating Insurance for Mental Health Treatment

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 18, 2023 Updated: August 30, 2023 Social stigma and personal feelings of fear and shame often contribute to a reluctance to seek mental health treatment. Limited access to care is another common barrier to treatment. For many, financial limitations and the cost of treatment are the biggest…

thanks to depression treatment a veteran is now at a better spot in his life

Why Your Mental Health as a Veteran Matters to Others

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 4, 2023 Updated: January 19, 2023 Americans highly regard the men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces. Their bravery and selflessness in serving as protectors of our nation and our freedoms deserve our honor, respect, and gratitude. These jobs are physically, mentally, and…

veterans with ptsd

Helping a Veteran with PTSD: Understanding the Facts

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 3, 2022 Updated: September 7, 2023 While post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can happen to anyone following trauma, it is most prevalent among our military service members, both active duty and veterans. Because of the nature of their service, members of the military face an exceptional risk of…

veteran mental health treatment florida

Finding Veteran Mental Health Treatment in Florida

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: May 2, 2022 Updated: May 2, 2022 A life of service in the military puts individuals at greater risk for mental health disorders and co-occurring substance use disorders. Their jobs are often physically, emotionally, and mentally demanding, and they are frequently exposed to trauma with little to no…

professional discussing VA enrollment

Veterans, VA Enrollment, and Community Resources

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: March 17, 2022 Updated: March 17, 2022 Why Veterans Should Enroll in the VA Healthcare System by Lisa Dean     Florida has consistently been one of the top three most populated states in the country consisting of nearly 1.5M Veterans. However, over half of the Veterans that…