G-1, Human Resources Policy Directorate
Supporting Soldiers, Families & Civilians – Active, Guard, Reserve and Retired
3 September 2008
You get the feeling that the Soldier is using his circumstances to obtain some special treatment from Command. What should you do?
John explains that he does not want to go to behavioral health or the chaplain, because his peers would view him as weak. What should you do?
How do you determine if John is having thoughts of suicide?
John confides to his friend that he is indeed feeling depressed and suicidal and that he is considering taking an overdose. What should his friend do next?
After removing the pills, what should the friend and chain-of-command do next?
Scenario #4 – Post-Deployment