Veterans Health Administration, Pittsburgh Vet Center (Veteran Counseling Program)

Veterans Health Administration, Pittsburgh Vet Center


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General Information
Description of ServiceIndividual, and group counseling to treat PTSD and other issues; drug and alcohol follow-up care; a family/marital clinical team helps resolve family issues; sexual trauma counseling is available for veterans who have experienced acts of sexual violence while on active duty; job search skills workshop and job club.
LocationAllegheny
Geographical AreaAllegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Mercer, Washington, Westmoreland
Intake ProcedureApply for your VA benefits at your Local Regional Offices: VA regional offices can assist you with filing the appropriate VA forms.Also, to apply for a specific benefit, visit Applying for Benefits. In addition, VSO's (Veteran Service Organizations) can assist you as well by answering general questions and even petitioning on your behalf for services they believe you are qualified to receive.
Intake RequirementsDischarge papers helpful.
Helpful TipsVet Centers do not require enrollment in the VHA Health Care System.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
GenderEither
EligibilityVeterans are eligible if they served on active duty in a combat theater during World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Gulf War, or the campaigns in Lebanon, Grenada, Panama, Somalia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Iraq and the Global War on Terror. Veterans, who served in the active military during the Vietnam-era, but not in the Republic of Vietnam, must have requested services at a Vet Center before Jan. 1, 2004.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Dave McPeak, MA, MPA
Contact's Position Team Leader-Psychologist
Physical Site Address 1 2500 Baldwick Rd, Suite 15
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Main Phone 412-920-1765
Hotline Phone Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1) or text Get Help NOW to 838255
Fax 412-920-1769
Service Location Email david.mcpeak@va.gov
Web Address www2.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=592&dnum=All
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Affiliated Program: Veterans Health Administration, Pittsburgh Vet Center
This Service: Veterans Health Administration, Pittsburgh Vet Center (Veteran Counseling Program)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Veteran Reintegration Counseling (RP-1400.8000-900)
Veterans (YN-9000)
Veteran Support Groups (PN-8100.4500-850)