Outpatient Veteran & Family Clinic

Since its inception in 2009, Home Base has provided care and support to more than 21,000 Service Members, Veterans and Family Members affected by the Invisible Wounds, such as post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injury, and related conditions. Home Base delivers a broad range of patient- and family-centered assessments and clinical offerings, encompassing traditional medicine, advanced diagnostic techniques, and integrative medicine.

Our team includes trauma psychologists, social workers, traumatic brain injury specialists, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, and child psychologists. We provide confidential, compassionate, and individualized assessment and treatment for individuals, couples, children, and families out of Home Base’s National Center of Excellence in the Charlestown Navy Yard.

Here’s a sample of the types of treatments offered through the outpatient clinic

  • line of soldiersIndividual Evidence Based Trauma-Focused Therapies such as: 
    • Prolonged Exposure (PE)
    • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
  • Pharmacotherapy (Medication Treatments)
  • Community Reinforcement and Family Training Therapy
  • Couples Counseling
  • Parenting Guidance
  • Child Behavior Health Treatments

Home Base’s Outpatient Clinic also provides treatment for traumatic brain injury of all severities through its brain injury program. Assessments are multidisciplinary and include a 2- or 4-day assessment. Home Base clinicians and the Veteran Outreach Coordinators work closely with each individual to build a treatment plan and timeline that is specific to his or her needs.

Depending on the type and seriousness of the injury, specialty providers include traumatic brain injury specialists, neuropsychologists, psychologists, psychiatrists, and nurse case managers. As a National Center of Excellence, Home Base is well-established for a holistic and innovative approach to clinical care.

Treatment at Home Base is available regardless of one’s ability to pay. For those who have insurance, Home Base will bill the insurance provider, but patients are never required to cover co-pays or additional out-of-pocket costs. For Service Members, Veterans, and Families who do not have insurance or are under-insured, Home Base will cover all costs for our services.

 

 

 

At home with Medal of Honor recipient Ryan M. Pitts, with Boston Globe columnist Kevin Cullen