Everyone reacts to stress and traumatic experiences differently. While some have reactions that can be seen as normal responses to life events, others may experience signs or symptoms of more serious conditions.
Mental health and substance use conditions can affect anyone; you are not alone
. The Military Health System has many resources available to help those who need it.
If you or someone you know needs support now, call or text 988 or chat at 988Lifeline.org
. 988 connects you with a trained crisis counselor who can help.
Barksdale AFB Mental Health Services
Our facility offers the following mental health services:
- Group and Individualized Therapy
- Medication Management
- Neuropsychological evaluations
For questions or to schedule an appointment, please call 318-456-6600, Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. For emergencies outside duty hours, please call 911 or report to the nearest emergency room.
Other on-base Mental Health Resources:
Primary Care Behavioral Health: 318-456-6555
Military and Family Life Counselors: 318-553-4597
What TRICARE Covers
TRICARE covers medically and psychologically necessary mental health and substance use care. This includes both inpatient and outpatient care.
Getting Mental Health Care
See a Complete List of Covered Services