Distinctive Unit Insignia

551st Signal Battalion
Patriots   Watch and Warn!

551st Signal Battalion
Patriots   Watch and Warn!

Counseling

Ask Care Escort
  • Marriage

  • Grief

  • Family Stress

  • ACS Referral

For Appointments or to meet with a Chaplain call 551th Signal BN Chaplain/Unit Ministry Team at
Office: (706) 791-4298 Cell: (706) 840-3469
If you need a chaplain after duty hours or holidays please contact the IOC desk at (706) 791-9747 and the duty chaplain will be contacted to assist you.

E-mail the Battalion Chaplain

If you need counseling services below are some options that are not directly affiliated with the Chaplain

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.TALK (8255)

Military OneSource offers three kinds of short-term, non-medical counseling options to active-duty, Guard, and Reserve members and their families (eligibility chart).  
Designed to provide service help with short-term issues such as adjustment to situational stressors, stress management, decision making, communication, grief, blended-family issues, and parenting-skills issues.
Counseling sessions are kept confidential, within certain guidelines. A family member may seek counseling without the knowledge or consent of the service member. A Military OneSource consultant can explain the limits of confidentiality in more detail.  
For details about their three counseling options (1) Face-to-face (2) Telephone (3) Online
please visit Military OneSource's Counseling Services Page
 
   
TRICARE has a Military and Family Life Consultant Program, their services include:
Life Skills: Anger Management, Conflict Resolution, Communication, Parenting, Relationship Issues, Decision-making Skills, Productivity at Work
Military Lifestyle: Deployment Stress, Separation, Coping Skills, Reintegration: "Warrior to Citizen" Relocation Adjustment, Building Resiliency, Homesickness, Loss and Grief
 
Information on some of the TRICARE Counseling Services
TRICARE Assistance Program (TRIAP)
TRICARE Telemental Health Program
TRICARE Smart (brochures, booklets, handbooks, etc.)
 
Military and Family Life Consultant Contact:
(706)288-5488