Welcome to the VA Capitol Health Care Network (VISN 5) Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC) Website.
The VISN 5 MIRECC is part of a nationwide program funded by Congress to improve health care and mental health care for all Veterans with mental illness. The research, educational activities, and clinical demonstration projects of the VISN 5 MIRECC are specifically focused on schizophrenia and other serious mental illnesses, and on supporting recovery.
Psychosocial Rehabilitation Training Program
• VA Interprofessional Fellowship Program in Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Oriented Services
• Social Skills Training Resources
Veterans Giving Back
• Veterans Advisory Panel
• Peer Support Specialist - Local Continuing Education (coming soon)
Veterans Crisis Line:
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | 810 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington DC 20420
Last updated March 6, 2014