Policy and Guidance

Identifier Name/Title Date Issued

Warrior Care and Transition Program (WCTP) Policy Memorandums

(Active Policies Not Yet Included in AR 40-58)


Enclosures to Non-Medical Attendant (NMA) policy page.

Note: For NMA policy, go to published AR 40-58

17-010 WTU Unaccompanied Housing Assignment and Termination, Facility Maintenance, Inspection Standards and Inventory 02/09/2017
17-010 WCTP Policy Memo 16 Attachment 1 - Squad Leader WTU Housing Checklist (Exterior 1 page) 02/09/2017
17-010 WCTP Policy Memo 16 Attachment 2 - Squad Leader WTU Housing Checklist (Interior 4 pages) 02/09/2017
17-051 Authorization, Roles, and Responsibilities to Upload Documents in the Army Warrior Care and Transition System (AWCTS) 08/25/2017
17-071 Profile Adherence 08/25/2017
18-003 Inquiry on individual Privately Owned Weapons of Soldiers in Warrior Transition Unit 6/12/2018
18-016 Warrior Transition Unit Expansion 1/04/2019
18-038 Enrollment of Warrio Transition unit (WTU), Warrior Transition Office (WTO), and Deputy Chief of Staff-Warrior Care and Transtion (DCS-WCT) Staff and Cadre into the Warrior Care and Transition Program (WCTP) 6/12/2018
18-044 Warrior Care and Transition Program Career and Education Readiness Transition Coordinator Training Policy 1/04/2019
18-059 AW2 Program Recovery Care Coordinator, Lead Coordinator, and Advocate Support 1/04/2019
WCTP Manuals and Resources

The manuals below provide requirements for implementing and managing the various WCTP programs.
The manuals were designed so Cadre can quickly digest and implement the programs
in order to support the current and emerging needs of our Soldiers and their Families.

00-000 Warrior Transition Unit Consolidated Guidance (Draft) 03/20/2009
00-000 Commander's Manual for Internships   07/23/2013
00-000 Soldier's Manual for Internships   02/25/2014
00-000 Soldier and Leader Guide (Version 1)   07/23/2014
00-000 Warrior Care and Transition Program (WCTP) Soldier and Leader Guide (SLG)   06/01/2015
00-000 Focused Transition Review (FTR) and Scrimmage   05/20/2017


Office of the Surgeon General (OTSG) / Medical Command (MEDCOM) Policy Memorandums

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18-034 Commanding Generals Anti-Harassment Policy 6/12/2018
18-035 Commanding General's Policy on the Civilian Equal Employment Opportunity Program 6/12/2018
16-013 Warrior Transition Unit Expansion 03/18/2016
14-094 Policy Guidance on the Assessment and Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) (AKO only)
14-051 Overarching Guidance on the Use of Animals in the Healthcare Setting (Service Animals, Animal Assisted Therapies, and Animal Assisted Activities) (AKO only) 6/23/2014
14-041 Risk Management and Risk Decision Policy (AKO only) 5/16/2014
14-039 Appeal Process for Special Compensation for Assistance with Activities of Daily Living (SCAADL) Determinations (AKO only) 5/12/2014
14-036 Medical Care Benefit for Caregivers of Members of the Armed Forces Recovering from Serious Injuries or Illness (AKO only) 5/5/2014
14-012 Health Artifact and Image Management Solution (HAIMS) Implementation and Scanning Guidance (AKO only) 2/12/2014
16-035 Privacy Act (PA) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Training 05/11/2018
15-028 Soldiers in Transition High-Risk Medication Review and Sole Provider Program (AKO only) 5/08/2015
16-058 Medically Optional Procedures for Service Members Undergoing Disability Evaluation 6/30/2018
15-039 Guidance for Managing Polypharmacy and Preventing Medication Overdose in Soldiers Prescribed Psychotropic Medications and Central Nervous System Depressants (AKO only) 7/17/2015
15-033 Behavioral Health Service Line (BHSL), Suicide Review Process (AKO only) 6/30/2015



Army Directives
Army Directive 2013-01 Guidance on the Acquisition and Use of Service Dogs by Soldiers  1/28/2013


Army Regulations
AR 635-40 Disability Evaluation for Retention, Retirement, or Separation  1/19/2017
AR 635-8 Separation Documents   02/10/2014
AR 614-200 Enlisted Assignments and Utilization Management   10/11/2011
AR 600-60 Physical Performance Evaluation System   2/28/2008
AR 600-81 Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program   05/17/2016
AR 600-9 6/28/2013
AR 600-8-19 Enlisted Promotions and Reduction   2/2/2015
AR 600-8-4 Line of Duty Policy, Procedures and Investigations   9/4/2008
AR 40-562 Cessation of Madatory Anthrax and Smallpox Vaccinations of Routine Adult Immunization Medical Readiness    
  Clarifying Guidance for Smallpox and Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Programs   6/13/2018
AR 40-501 Standards of Medical Fitness   6/14/2017
AR 40-400 Patient Administration   7/8/2015
AR 40-66 Medical Record Healthcare Documentation   1/4/2010
AR 40-58 Warrior Care and Transition Program   03/23/2015


Army Activities Messages
ALARACT 321/12 Announcement of Assignment Opportunities at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit for Wounded, Ill or Injured Soldiers with Approved Continuation of Active Duty 11/12/12
ALARACT 358/2011 Award of Additional Skill Identifier (ASI) Y9 (Warrior in Transition Units (WTU) and Community Based Warrior In Transition Units (CBWTU) Platoon Sergeants (PSG)/Squad Leaders (SL)) To Qualified Soldiers 9/11/11
Assistant Dep CoS G1 MEMO Housing Prioritization for Warriors in Transition (WTs) (18 Jun 07) 6/18/2007
MILPER MSG 13-176 Procedural Guidance to Update the ERB/ORB/DA Form 2-1 Duty Positions for Soldiers in Warrior Transition Units or Soldiers in Transition) 7/19/2013
MILPER MSG 12-039 Authority for Active Army Installation Level Transition Centers to Issue DD Form 21, Correction to DD Form 214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty 2/13/2012


Department of Defense (DoD) Instructions
DoDI 1341.12 Special Compensation for Assistance with Activities of Daily Living (SCAADL) 8/31/2011
DoDI 1336.01 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214/5 Series) 8/30/2009
DoDI 1300.25 Guidance for the Education and Employment Initiative (E2I) and Operation WARFIGHTER (OWF) 3/25/2013
DoDI 1300.24 Recovery Coordination Program (RCP) 12/1/2009