Self harm and Army?

Hi, I used to self harm in high school for basically a year (8 years ago) will that stop me from being able to get into the Australian army? I can't hide the scars or anything so it will be obvious.

4 Answers

  • 1 year ago

    No, it shouldn't prevent you from joining as long as you don't have any documented mental illnesses.

  • 1 year ago

    Make up some bullshit excuse for the scars. Say your dad abused you and did it idk. Not like they can prove it was you.

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    It should stop you. Seek another job. I wouldn’t be comfortable giving you a loaded gun.

  • Mark
    Lv 7
    1 year ago

    Nope. I DO wonder, though, why it is usually a girl who "self-harms".

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