Tag: Veterans

New guidance on discharge upgrade applications related to mental health, TBI, sexual assault and sexual harassment

The Department of Defense has issued a new guidance on discharge upgrade applications based on mental health conditions, traumatic brain injury, sexual assault, and sexual harassment.  In the past few years, the department has issued guidance for consideration of post-traumatic stress disorder…Read More »

Discharge Upgrades: Introductory Material and Resources for Attorneys and Counselors

Print version (PDF) Updated: June 2014 | Links updated July 2017   Basics of Discharge Upgrading By Tom Turcotte Advocates of active-duty military members will deal with people in situations that inevitably result in the receipt of less than fully honorable discharges. There…Read More »