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Mental Health and Neurosciences Division

Being in a state of good health is not just the absence of disease, but having both physical and mental well-being. Through the services that the Portland VA Medical Center offers through its Mental Health and Neurosciences Division, we aim to treat all Veterans completely. A full range of services from individual and group appointments, to treatment programs and therapy options for all Veterans is offered and available at the Portland VA:

  • Hepatitis C Treatment
  • Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence
  • Opioid Substitution
  • Parkinson's Disease Research, Education & Clinical Center (PADRECC)
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • PTSD
  • Substance Abuse

About the Mental Health Program

The mental health service at Portland VAMC provides consultation, evaluation, and treatment for a variety of issues that can impact emotional well-being.

We conduct research and training to ensure state-of-the-art treatment.

Services Offered

Mental health services provided at Portland VAMC include treatments for —

  • depression, sadness, grief
  • anxiety, worry, nervousness
  • addictive behaviors
  • relationship problems
  • stress from medical problems and/or pain
  • post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • emotional problems, such as managing anger
  • vocational issues
  • troublesome thoughts or ideas
  • confused thinking
  • aggressive or self-harming behaviors
  • memory problems

We also provide outreach to homeless veterans.

Confidentiality

Mental health services are confidential. We will not talk to anyone about information you share unless you give written consent. Under federal law, a few exceptions to this rule exist. If you have questions, please ask your mental health consultant.

Contact Info

Location

  • Bldg 104, Floor P2

Contact Number(s)

  • 503-273-5058

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm