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The Alaska Veterans Telehealth and Biofeedback Services

(formerly the Rural Veterans Health Access Program)

Now open to All Alaska Veterans Urban and Rural & their families

  • You don’t have to suffer through insomnia, chronic pain, nightmares, traumatic brain injury, anxiety, or depression.
  • You can now get confidential, on-line counseling to help you deal with past traumas and learn new coping strategies with all costs covered by the Rural Veterans Health Access Program.
  • You do not need to be registered with the VA to access this service.
  • Sign up for a 6-8 week session to learn how to use biofeedback to reduce stress and anxiety, and keep the free biofeedback unit for on-going use.
  • Or talk to a caring, confidential counselor and learn skills to make daily life easier to manage.
  • It’s different, it works, and you can recover.

Learn more or sign up for free Tele-health counseling services by calling 1-888-889-6472.

For more information connect with Sitka Counseling's Rural Veterans Health Access Program.


  • The former Alaska Rural Veterans Health Access Program (RVHAP) completed as a pilot project on July 31, 2018. Funding was provided by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy Grant # H3GRH26369-02-00. 
  • Sitka Counseling is continuing to deliver the same confidential telehealth services: short-term biofeedback stress reduction training and ongoing counseling now available for all Veterans whether enrolled or unenrolled in the VA health system and their families.
  • PDFDownload the Alaska Veteran's Telehealth Program Brochure

About the Program

  • These services are delivered by trauma-informed licensed clinicians who are trained and certified in biofeedback stress reduction and resilience techniques 
  • Free biofeedback devices are available for the first 100 Veterans who call 
  • Services are reimbursable by Medicaid, Medicare, private 3rd party insurance, VA referral and the VA CHOICE program or sliding-scale fees 
  • Call Sitka Counseling from anywhere in the state at 1-888-889-6472 to schedule an appointment or get more information or check Sitka Counseling’s website​ 

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