Mental Wellness is Key to Mitigating Psychological Issues

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There is much discussion on the forum about whether or not counseling or taking medication for a mental illness would prevent you from obtaining or holding a security clearance. Myths continue to permeate and cause those needing help to hesitate in seeking it out for fear of losing their eligibility. That should not be the…

I know of a number of coworkers who are now or have in the past been in therapy to deal with death, divorce, issues with their children or parents, PTSD and many other issues. There isn’t one that I don’t trust because of this.