Emotional Dimension

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Because emotions drive how we approach challenges and problem solving, emotional control is critical to the development and sustainment of resilience and psychological health.

What type of provider do you need?

Finding an appropriate behavioral health provider can be confusing at times. Does it have to be a “doctor” and why can some “doctors” prescribe medications and others can’t?

Get tips to help you decide

Once you know what type of provider you need to see, finding one locally that knows how to treat your symptoms, understands effects of military life, and is covered by your insurance can be daunting. Your Psychological Health Coordinator or Director of Psychological Health can help, or you can search through your insurance company’s website and other sources as listed under QUICK LINKS to the right.

GUARD your Wellness

Resiliency at Home

Maj. David Kirker, Ohio Army National Guard director of psychological health, shares some strategies for coping while at home during COVID-19.

Financial Counselors and Military One Source

Mike Magnusson, a Transition Advisor with the Ohio National Guard, discusses two important resources for the Ohio National Guard community; Personal Financial Counselors and Military One Source.