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Military Sexual Trauma (MST)

DoD Memorandum Clarifying Guidance to Discharge Review Boards Considering Requests for Discharge Modifications Due to Mental Health Conditions, TBI, Sexual Assault, or Sexual Harassment

Generally On August 25, 2017, the Department of Defense (DoD) issued a Memorandum clarifying guidance to Military Discharge Revuew Boards and Boards for Correction of Military/Naval Records considering requests by veterans for modification of their Discharge due to mental health conditions, traumatic brain injury, sexual assault, or sexual harassment.  Requests for discharge relief typcially involve four questions: Did the veteran have a condition or exp more...

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Military Rape Crisis Center

Where to get help. more...

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VA Disability Compensation for Sexual or Personal Trauma

A VA Fact Sheet describing how a veteran who has experienced sexual or personal trauma during military service may qualify for disability compensation. more...

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