Description: A Reverse Boot Camp is essential for the military transition to civilian life. This white paper describes how a structured process (“Reverse Boot Camp”) would enhance the wellness of our nation’s Veterans and reduce the suicide rate in the Veteran population. Further, it outlines the rationale for this effort and makes a compelling case for why it must begin now. Lastly, this paper describes how this effort is both a symbolic and substantive change to the current military approach utilized to transition military personnel from service.
Year Published: 2016