Suicide Prevention Program
Suicide Prevention is a continuum of
awareness, intervention, and postvention to help save lives. Prevention refers
to all efforts that build resilience, reduce stigma, and build awareness of
suicide and related behaviors. Educate Soldiers regarding a no-tolerance policy
for belittling Soldiers who seek behavioral health assistance. Reduce stigma.
Promote a command climate that encourages and enables Soldiers to seek help.
Recognize that seeking help is a sign of strength. Take a personal interest and
know what is going on in subordinate Soldiers’ personal lives. Provide support
where needed. Assure subordinates are aware of assistance agencies and refer
individuals who are identified as having personal or emotional problems to an
appropriate source for help. Foster a sense of responsibility in Soldiers to
provide watchful care and support to peers. Educate Soldiers on the battle buddy
system. Provide support for participation in suicide awareness and prevention
activities. We provide Soldiers with ACE SI training and ASIST training for
The Camp Shelby Suicide Prevention office is located in
Building 1813 on Lee Ave and 18th St. (601.310.8401).
Psychological Health can be contacted at 601.325.5844
Sexual Harassment Assault and Response Program (SHARP)
Sexual Harassment/Assault and Domestic Violence, Referrals to Treatment
Sexual Assault Hotline:
The DoD Sexual Assault Response Coordinator
can be contacted 24/7 at the DoD Safe Helpline
Text: 55.247 inside the U.S. or 001.202.470.5546 outside the U.S."
All Emergencies on
Camp Shelby should contact the PMO at 601.558.2222
Camp Shelby Military Family Life Consultants
- Provides non-medical short term, situational problem solving counseling to
The Service members and their families.
- Provides psycho-education to help Service Members and their Families
understand the impact of stress, deployments, family reunions following
deployments and the stresses of military life.
- Services can be provided on or off military installations.
- Services provided to individuals, couples, families and groups.
- Children’s Support program addresses impact of military life on children.
- Mandated reporters of child abuse, domestic abuse and other duty-to-warn
- Services are otherwise confidential and private, except for duty-to-warn
Camp Shelby Military Family Life Consultants are in Building 1813 on Lee Ave
and 18th St. and can be reached by phone at 601.697.9208 or 601.697.1460.
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