The Real Warriors Campaign


The Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) launched a public awareness campaign May 21, 2009 to encourage help-seeking behavior among service members and veterans with invisible wounds.

 View the Real Warriors Campaign Web site at, and learn more about the campaign themed, “Real Warriors. Real Battles. Real Strength.”  The website features articles and resources on a variety of psychological health issues, as well as video interviews with service members, their families and others coping with psychological health or traumatic brain injury issues.  The DCoE Outreach Center offering psychological health and traumatic brain injury information and resources is available 24/7 by a live chat from or by dialing 866-966-1020.

 The Real Warriors Campaign is proud to include the Armed Services YMCA as a community partner in our efforts. For the program’s profile or to view other campaign affiliates, visit