David Lawrence Centers for Behavior Health Launches Cognitive Processing Therapy for Veterans

David Lawrence Centers for Behavior Health Launches Cognitive Processing Therapy for Veterans Home Base is sharing their 12+ years of experience and expertise in treating Veterans’ invisible wounds with David Lawrence Centers for Behavior Health (DLC) through a strategic partnership in order to increase the quality of mental healthcare services available in Collier County. According

Naples Therapeutic Riding Center Partners with Home Base SWFL to Bring Equine Healing to Military Families

Naples Therapeutic Riding Center Partners with Home Base SWFL to Bring Equine Healing to Military Families Established in 1997, Naples Therapeutic Riding Center (NTRC) is a non-profit organization with a mission to improve the lives of children and adults with physical, social, and mental health needs through therapeutic riding and other equine-related programs. Home Base

A Decade of Golf ‘Fore’ Southwest Florida Veterans

Home Base is deeply grateful for all those who have donated time, treasure, and talent to support its noble mission. As a small token of appreciation, this new monthly “Donor Spotlight” feature will help tell the stories of Home Base supporters. Although the 10th Annual Home Base Golf and Family Day at Kensington Golf &

Home Base Southwest Florida Clinic Celebrates First Year

In November of 2019, Home Base Southwest Florida (SWFL) formally announced its expansion and clinical partnership with Lee Health, the largest healthcare system in Southwest Florida, to offer mental health services for Veterans and Military Families who call the five-county region home—at no cost. Although COVID-19 hit shortly after the start of the new partnership,

Adventure Series Event Recap: Shy Wolf Sanctuary

Although the ability to hold events has been hamstrung by the COVID-19 pandemic over the past eight months, the Home Base Southwest Florida team partnered with the Massachusetts General Hospital Infectious Disease Department and carefully followed Florida State guidelines to safely hold an in-person event for Veterans, Service Members, and Families at the Shy Wolf

Community Comes Together to Give Hope in Uncertain Times for Veterans Though Trauma Training and Specialized Care

Home Base SWFL is responding to the needs of local veterans facing increased levels of post-traumatic stress, depression, anxiety and co-ocurring substance use as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic by seeking community support for training clinicians on evidence-based trauma therapies. The COVID-19 pandemic creates a “perfect storm” that threatens the mental health of many

Home Base SWFL’s Innovative Health and Wellness Programs Help Heal the Invisible Wounds of War for Entire Military Family

Coleman and Christin Plummer’s love story began in high school in Naples. When Coleman enlisted in the Marine Corps after graduation, their love grew stronger and she followed him to California where he was stationed after basic training. They married at just 19 years old. Now 35, together the couple has endured the many difficulties