The Center for Traumatic Stress
Salem VA Medical Center


The Center for Traumatic Stress at the Salem, Virginia Medical Center provides confidential, comprehensive treatment for the aftereffects of trauma.  Eligibility does not depend on whether the veterans is service-connected. 


Through treatment, education outreach and research, the Center is committed to promoting the health and well-being of our veterans.  They can help veterans and family members adjust to life following deployment, cope with symptoms following trauma, and lead healthier, more satisfying lives.  The Center is located in building 11, first floor, room 116. at the Salem VA Medical Center.  You can contact them at (540) 982-2462 ext 2934 or write to:

Salem VA Medical Center
Attn:  Dana Holohan, PH.D.
1970 Roanoke Boulevard
Salem, VA  24153

Some Services that are available to you at the Center include:

Treatment and Education

Services available at the Center include:

Individual Therapy

Group Therapy

Medication Management

Educational Groups

Resource information (housing, financial, etc.)

Information and education for veterans and families.


Community discussions

Informational Seminars for community groups, families, returning service members, and providers


Understanding effects of and recovery from trauma.

If you are interested in treatment, ask your doctor about a consult to:

                         The Center of Traumatic Stress (116B)

For information on outreach and research opportunities call the Center at (540) 982-2462 x2934 or 1578.