U.S. Army to build soldier resilience to fight suicides, violence

soldierTrying to change the course of mental health for soldiers, the U.S. Army says it believes it can make better soldiers who can protect themselves from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

The plan is to boost soldier’s physical, emotional and psychological resilience.

Top Army leaders say they want a plan in place by February 15 to combat depression, substance abuse, violence and suicide.

Mental health experts say it’s a huge task but necessary in light of a spike in suicides and mental health breakdowns in the military.

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    Excellent read, I just passed this onto a friend who was doing some research on that. And he just bought me lunch because I found it for him smile Therefore let me rephrase that: Thank you for lunch! “No one can wear a mask for very long.” by Seneca.

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