Mobile Vet Center

Days: Time: Location:
Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday 10am-2pm American Legion
44200 Sun Gold Street.
Indio, Ca 92201
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday. 10am-2pm American Legion
124 N. Ramona Ave.
Hemet, CA 92543
Every 1st and 3rd Friday. 10am-2pm American Legion
400 N. Belardo Rd.
Palm Springs, CA 92262

*All times date and locations are subject to change. Please call the Corona Vet Center at 951-734-0525 to confirm times and locations.

Readjustment and PTSD

Readjusting to civilian life after War can be difficult. PTSD is a common set of reactions to a trauma such as combat exposure, which could be experienced by almost anyone. Sometimes, it becomes a disorder (PTSD) with the passage of time when feelings or issues related to the trauma are not dealt with but are suppressed by the individual. This can result in problems readjusting to community life following the trauma. A delayed reaction may surface after several months or even many years and include some or all of the following problems:

  • feeling nervous, anxious, jumpy or paranoid
  • difficulty trusting, problems with authority
  • feeling guilt over acts committed or witnessed,
  • hyper-alertness and exaggerated startle reactions
  • having unpleasant thoughts and memories that will not go away
  • isolation and alienation from others
  • loss of interest in pleasurable activities
  • difficulty sleeping, nightmares

Readjustment Counseling Services Include:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Marital and Family Counseling
  • Bereavement Counseling
  • Sexual Trauma Counseling
  • Education and Outreach
  • Assistance with Applying for VA Benefits
  • Referral to Medical Services
  • Alcohol/Drug Treatment Referral
  • Employment Referral
  • Referral to Community Resources

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