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Bureau of Medical Services

Deployment Stress Management Program

Our Mission

The Deployment Stress Management Program (DSMP) is located within the Bureau of Medical Services in Mental Health Services and provides information, education, referrals, initial assessment and brief treatment for problems related to the stress of deployment to high threat posts, overseas crises and other stressful situations encountered by Foreign Service Officers, family members and State Department employees overseas.

U.S. Department of State

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