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Behavioral Health & Wellness

Behavioral Health and Wellness is dedicated to supporting all beneficiaries -- OMAO, National Weather Service and NOAA Fisheries personnel, and their dependents -- through the following two missions:

Mental Health: Ensuring that everyone who experiences signs and symptoms of mental health and/or substance use issues has access to high-quality services in a supportive culture that encourages treatment.

Wellness:  Promoting the wellness of the workforce as a whole by identifying opportunities to improve well-being (decreasing stress, increasing morale, etc.) and responding with best-fit interventions.

For more information about Behavioral Health and Wellness, please check out our frequently asked questions or contact LCDR Andrea Battle, USPHS ( at (301) 325-1672 (call or text).

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