Office of Veteran Affairs

918-772-4166
veterans@cherokee.org
17725 South Muskogee Ave. Tahlequah, OK 74464

Veteran Counseling Services

Readjustment Counseling Service
Vet Center Services- Readjustment counseling is a wide range of services offered to eligible Veterans and their families in the effort to make a successful transition from military to civilian life. 

Services offered at Vet Centers nationwide include:

  • Individual and group Counseling for Veterans and their families
  • Family counseling for military related issues
  • Bereavement counseling
  • Military sexual trauma counseling and referral
  • Outreach 
  • Substance abuse assessment and referral
  • Employment referral
  • Referral to other VA services
  • Community education 

Eligibility
Any Veteran or active-duty Service member, to include federally-activated members of the National Guard and Reserve components, who:

  • Has served on active military duty in any combat theater or area of hostility.
  • Experienced a military sexual trauma while serving on active military duty;
  • Provided direct emergent medical care or mortuary services, while serving on active military duty, to the casualties of war;
  • Served as a member of an unmanned aerial vehicle crew that provided direct support to operations in a combat zone or area of hostility
  • All readjustment counseling services available at Vet Centers are at no charge to the eligible individual or their family and are also available without time limitation.
  • Service members and Veterans are not required to enroll in the VA health care system or have received a service connection for conditions caused by military service.
  • These services are also provided regardless of the nature of the Veteran’s discharge. This includes service provision to those individuals with problematic discharges.

Contact: Matthew Tiger, MSW, LCSW, Readjustment Counselor

  • Tulsa Vet Center/ Tahlequah Community access point
  • PO Box 948 Tahlequah, OK 74465
  • Office phone 800-256-0671 EXT 5693
  • Cell phone 918-822-2563
  • Email matthew-tiger@cherokee.org