Military & Family Life Consultants (MFLC)
Story by: DEP MOB Staff
Fort Riley's Military & Family Life Consultants are available to Military Personnel and Family Members. They provide short term, situational, problem solving, non-medical counseling through informal support, coaching, education and consultations to all Service Members and their Families through the cycles of deployment and reintegration.
The consultations are free, anonymous, and confidential and no records are kept. Issues that the consultants deal with include, but are not limited to:
Feeling out of control?
Is something different?
Quick to anger?
Wanting to be alone?
Not feeling yourself?
Snapping at the children?
Difficulty communicating with others?
Being easily startled?
Relationship problems or Daily issues:
Deployment, reunion, re-integration stress
Grief and loss
Individual and Family issues
Do you have:
A deep sense of sadness or unhappiness?
A lack of interest in things you used to enjoy?
A change in appetite?
Weight gain or loss?
Trouble remembering, thinking or making decisions?
Fatigue or a lack of energy?
Sleeping too much or too little?
Feelings of uneasiness or worry?
Restlessness or decreased activity?
No desire to be with friends?
Primary contact number is (785) 221-9483
Additional telephone numbers:
(785) 221-9486 Cell
(785) 213-1627 Cell
(785) 213-2187 Cell
(785) 249-4281 Cell
(785) 239-1883 Office
(785) 240-3029 Office
Service provided by: Highly trained and experienced licensed Professionals including:
Clinical Social Workers
Marriage & Family Therapists
Licensed Professional Counselors
Marriage and relationship issues
Stress and Anxiety
Grief and Loss
Referrals made, as needed, to existing military or civilian services and resources.
Documentation: No records kept, confidential, and non-reportable with the exception to Warn issues – threat to self or others; child, spouse, elder or sexual abuse. We operate on a first name basis only (no rank or unit). After hours and weekend appointments are available.
Army Community Service
7264 Normandy Drive, Custer Hill
Fort Riley, Kansas 66442
(785) 239-9435 DSN (856)
Hours of service: 8:00am to 4:30 pm Monday - Friday
After hours and weekend appointments available upon request.
Telephone and face-to-face consultations; on or off-post
Consultations are also available at the:
Child Development Center
School Age Services and the Youth Center