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

  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)line of soldiers
  • Prolonged Exposure (PE)
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Addiction and Recovery therapies
  • Pharmacotherapy (Medication Treatments)
  • Community Reinforcement and Family Training Therapy
  • Couples Counseling
  • Parenting Guidance

Home Base’s Outpatient Clinic also provides comprehensive assessment and treatment for individuals with substance use disorder. Our approach is based on cognitive behavior therapy, motivational interviewing, and dialectical behavior therapy skills. Treatment is offered through individual and group therapy.

Home Base 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.

Treatment providers work in a multidisciplinary team setting and have access to specialty providers including: 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.

 

 

 

 

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