Battle Creek VA Medical Center assists veterans with mental health during social isolation

Posted at 10:38 AM, May 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-06 10:38:41-04

Battle Creek VA Medical Center is transitioning a wide range of mental health services online to assist veterans during a time of social isolation.

The BCVAMC Virtual University provides veterans to have individual therapy sessions by video or telephone, as well as a large schedule of therapeutic groups and activities that are available through virtual modalities. These range from Coping with COVID support chats, to Stress Management Classes, to exercise classes, to Trauma Recovery groups, and more.

The virtual catalog can be accessed at the medical center internet site:

Battle Creek VAMC provides a wide range of mental health services for Veterans at its main campus in Battle Creek and at each of its clinics in metropolitan Grand Rapids, Lansing, Muskegon, and Benton Harbor.

Additional Coronavirus information and resources:

Click here for a page with resources including a COVID-19 overview from the CDC, details on cases in Michigan, a timeline of Governor Gretchen Whitmer's orders since the outbreak, coronavirus' impact on Southeast Michigan, and links to more information from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, the CDC and the WHO.

View a global coronavirus tracker with data from Johns Hopkins University.

Find out how you can help businesses and restaurants struggling during the pandemic.

Also, get information about Rebound Mid Michigan, with stories, information and more about coming back from COVID-19

Join the Rebound Mid Michigan Facebook Group.

See complete coverage on our Coronavirus Continuing Coverage page.