G-1, Human Resources Policy Directorate
Supporting Soldiers, Families & Civilians – Active, Guard, Reserve and Retired
3 September 2008
SFC Rodriguez left a trail of indications that he was having significant problems. List the various warning signs displayed by SFC Rodriguez in this scenario.
At what point in time could SFC Rodriguez have been helped most effectively?
Whose responsibility was it to identify SFC Rodriguez as being at risk for suicide?
SFC Rodriguez has now been successfully treated and has been returned to duty. What steps can you take to help him reintegrate into the unit and reassume his former position?
As a leader, would you have handled the situation differently had the soldier been a PFC with only one year of service? Why or why not?
Scenario #2 – Warrior in Transition