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Mental Health Awareness Forum

U.S. Air Force Col. Jason Bailey, 52nd Fighter Wing commander, and Mrs. Erin Bailey, 52nd Fighter Wing commander's spouse, give opening remarks for Mental Health Awareness Forum at the Brick House on Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, March 15, 2019. The Baileys talked about the changing views that the Air Force has on mental health and that Airmen need to reach out if they need help. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Branden Rae)

Airmen recite stories of service members throughout the Air Force who struggle with mental disorders, at the Mental Health Awareness Forum at the Brick House on Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, March 15, 2019. One aspect of mental health is identifying the thoughts, feelings, and emotions you are experiencing. The event described the resources on base that helps Airmen identify and work through their emotions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Branden Rae)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Aaron Phillipps, 52nd Maintenance Squadron aircrew egress system section chief, shares his story with Airmen gathered for Mental Health Awareness Forum at the Brick House on Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, March 15, 2019. Phillipps mentioned that mental health is far greater than just dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder associated with military service members, and it’s also depression, anxiety, and adjustment disorders. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Branden Rae)

U.S. Air Force Special Agent Joshua Goodwin, Air Force Office of Special Investigations, relates his experiences dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, March 15, 2019. Goodwin urges all Airmen to seek treatment if needed to avoid jeopardizing their health and/or their career. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Branden Rae)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany --

Contact the Behavioral Health Optimization Program on base at 452-8333 to schedule an appointment to get the help that you need.