Veteran Services

Tropical Texas Behavioral Health - Veteran Services: Services are available for veterans in Hidalgo, Cameron and Willacy Counties returning from OEF or OIF in order to find coping skills and support as they adjust to a civilian life style.


Services Provided:

  • Counseling: Veterans and family counseling using Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT).
  • Case Management: provides community resource coordination related to basic needs for Veterans and their family.
  • Peer Facilitator: information and available training through: Bring Everyone In The Zone(BEITZ).
  • Community Resources Coordination: related to basic needs (e.g., food, shelter, clothing, employment, mental health, and physical health) for veterans.

 

Peer to Peer Support Groups

Veterans helping veteran readjust to their civilian life: Dealing with topics such as:

  • Anger
  • Authority
  • Closeness
  • Decision-Making
  • Emotions and Growth
  • Intelligence
  • Loss
  • Mission Orientation

Seeking Safety Treatment

Treatment that is developed to address both trauma and substance abuse in a one to one or group setting: Some of the tops covered are:

  • PTSD
  • Substance abuse
  • Creating meaning
  • Honesty

Operation Resilient Families(ORF)

Is a program of experimental learning: Empowering veterans and their families to address Post-Deployment challenges with strength, intention, and shared communities: Some topics are:
ReadjustmentCivilian FamilyCommunicating
FeelingsBuilding Family
Understanding

Contact Information: TTBH (956)289-4214 Fax: (956)289-7165

Anna Castillo LPC: Veterans Adjustment Specialist (956)289-7151 E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Miriam Clark: Veterans Peer Facilitator (956)289-4214 E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Are you a veteran or a family member of a veteran interested in helping other veterans and/or their family members?

Volunteer opportunities aer available!!!
Please contact for more information
Trainings are available at no cost to you

Veteran services brochure

Operation Resilient Families Brochure

Military Veteran Peer Network (MVPN): connects veterans and their families to local, state, and national resources through active groups of veteran peers. If you would like to join the network copy or click on the link below

http://milvetpeer.site-ym.com

Locations

Service hours are from Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm

Edinburg

1901 S. 24th Avenue
956-289-7000

Mental Health Adult Services
& Substance Use Disorder

New Appointments Call 
800-813-1233

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
956-289-7233


Harlingen

103 N Loop 499
956-364-6500

Mental Health Adult Services
& Substance Use Disorder

New Appointments Call 
800-813-1233

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
956-364-6600


Brownsville

861 Old Alice Rd.
956-547-5400

Mental Health Adult Services
& Substance Use Disorder

New Appointments Call 
800-813-1233

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
956-547-5515


Weslaco

601 West 6th Street
956-968-8551

Mental Health Adult Services
& Substance Use Disorder
New Appointments Call 
800-813-1233

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
956-289-7233