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New Infographics Available
Navy Suicide Prevention has developed a new infographic to help "spread the truth" about reporting psychological health treatment on Standard Form 86 (SF 86) for security clearances. The infographic provides facts that counter common misconceptions about the impact of psychological health treatment on service members' ability to maintain their security clearances, in an effort to reduce barriers to seeking care. The graphic also provides guidance for reporting treatment when answering SF86 Question 21. Click here to view and share the infographic.
Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery has developed a graphic outlining communications between line leaders and medical providers, providing at-a-glance information on topics such as notification to commands, clarification of the minimum notification standard, best practices for sharing mental health information and additional resources. Click here to view and share this graphic.
SECNAV Instruction 5720.44C (Chapter 7, Section 0702-2-c.3) states that all Navy websites must display the image above on their homepages, hyperlinked to www.veteranscrisisline.net. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.