Mental Health Counseling Rates Among Armed Service Branches*

Branch Mental Health Counseling Rates
U.S. Army 24%
Marines 20%
Navy/Coast Guard 17%
U.S. Air Force 16%
Overall 20%

* Bray, R.M. et al. (2009). 2008 Department of Defense Survey of Health Related Behaviors Among Active Duty Military – A Component of the Defense Lifestyle Assessment Program (DLAP). Prepared by RTI International. Retrieved September 1, 2011 from, p. 101.