The Institute for Military & Veteran Family Wellness

Housed within The University of Texas at Austin, the Institute serves as a home base where stakeholders work together to conduct needed research on issues facing the military and veteran community and develop programs and practices needed to improve supports for service members, veterans, and their family members. The Institute prioritizes ongoing research and evaluation efforts, supports graduate student training in research with military populations, and engages in program development and program implementation with community-based and government organizations serving military and veteran clients.

Latest News


Learn more about the 2023 Military Social Work & Behavioral Health Conference.

The institute offers a number of services and opportunities to collaborate with military and veteran-serving organizations with a goal of ensuring the the wellness of military and veteran families.

The Veteran Spouse Network (VSN) provides military and veteran spouses and families with opportunities to engage and connect to helpful resources and a community of support.

Program Spotlight

Learn more about one of our VSN programs, the Veteran Spouse Resiliency Group (V-SRG), and listen to Anne Jackson’s story.

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