Suicide Prevention

Former N.F.L. star Herschel Walker speaks with Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune‘s Department of Mental Health.

“I was angry. I had no fear. I felt no pain. You couldn’t stop me,” said Walker. “But I was doing things I didn’t remember.”
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Mental Health Month, PTSD Awareness Month, Suicide Prevention | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
placehold_183x108

A simple two-stem process may be all that’s needed to prevent some suicides among service members.
Read More

Posted in Defense Discussions, DoD News, Suicide Prevention | Leave a comment
DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Kevin J. Steinberg

Cmdr. Sarah Arnold is a physician trained in family medicine and preventive medicine. She served in the Navy for 14 years and completed two tours in Iraq.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Suicide Prevention | Leave a comment
mcl_600x350

One of the great things about being in the military is we all can relate to each other, especially when it comes to deployment, family separation, and work related stress.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Suicide Prevention | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
100311140511_Dempsey_Martin - Chairman JCS

We’ve seen stories and videos from many military officials and service members about how to recognize when a service member is in need as well as what you can do to help.
Read More

Posted in Chairman's Corner, Defense Discussions, DoD News, Suicide Prevention | Tagged , , | 1 Comment