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Virtual reality assists in real life suicide prevention training

8 October 2020

Virtual Suicide Prevention Training  
Col. Thomas Pemberton, Commander, 514th Air Mobility Wing and Chief Master Sgt. Dana Capaldi, Command Chief, 514th Air Mobility Wing, join violence prevention coordinators Janice Doss and Kerri Schoonmaker of the 87th Air Base Wing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., to test out new suicide prevention virtual reality devices.  

This state of the art training will help bring real life scenarios directly to service members.

8 October 2020 Virtual Suicide Prevention Training Col. Thomas Pemberton, Commander, 514th Air Mobility Wing and Chief Master Sgt. Dana Capaldi, Command Chief, 514th Air Mobility Wing, join violence prevention coordinators Janice Doss and Kerri Schoonmaker of the 87th Air Base Wing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., to test out new suicide prevention virtual reality devices. This state of the art training will help bring real life scenarios directly to service members.

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. -- 8 October 2020 Virtual Suicide Prevention Training Col. Thomas Pemberton, Commander, 514th Air Mobility Wing and Chief Master Sgt. Dana Capaldi, Command Chief, 514th Air Mobility Wing, join violence prevention coordinators Janice Doss and Kerri Schoonmaker of the 87th Air Base Wing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., to test out new suicide prevention virtual reality devices. This state of the art training will help bring real life scenarios directly to service members.