A new course: resilience school to open on Fort Jackson
By Susanne Kappler, Fort Jackson LeaderJanuary 14, 2010
FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- When Gen. George Casey, Army chief of staff, discussed Comprehensive Soldier Fitness program. The program is designed to strengthen Soldiers' psychological, emotional and mental well being through individual assessments as well as virtual and classroom training.
The other three elements of the program are:
- Global Assessment Tool: An online assessment that evaluates a Soldier's emotional, social, spiritual and family strength.
- Comprehensive Resilience Modules: Online tools to develop emotional, social, spiritual and family strength.
- Sustainment Resilience Training: Build Soldiers' inner strength. The training will be applied throughout a Soldier's career.