Where you can get help after experiencing trauma

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An estimated 8 percent of Americans, more than 24 million people, suffer from post traumatic stress disorder. It’s commonly linked to war, but the disorder is not exclusive to those with military service.

Here are some agencies across the state that offer help to those with PTSD and other mental health issues.

Utah Department of Veteran’s Affairs
500 Foothill Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84148
Phone: 801-582-1565
www.veterans.utah.gov

Veteran’s Affairs PTSD Hotline
1–800–273–TALK/8255, press 1

Valley Behavioral Health
Salt Lake County: 888-949-4864
Summit County: 435-649-8347
Tooele County: 435-843-3520

Salt Lake Behavioral Health
801-264-6000 
https://www.saltlakebehavioralhealth.com/

University of Utah Health Department
Contact Teresa Stocks
Manager Medical Wellness Program
Email: teresa.stocks@hsc.utah.edu
Phone: 801-585-1207

Utah Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-897-LINK (5465)

PTSD Screening Test
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/mental-health-screen/ptsd

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