ABOUT TMD COUNSELING TEAM
Texas Military Department Sexual Harassment/ Assault Prevention and Response Programs (SHARP/SAPR)
PURPOSE AND SCOPE: TMD SAPR/SHARP provides advocacy and support services to assist Texas Army/Air National Guard Service Members, Texas State Guard Service Members, and DoD civilian employees of TMD in reporting incidents of sexual harassment and assault. Program staff and certified Victim Advocates assists in linking TMD Service Members to medical, legal, and mental health services in their military and civilian communities.
MISSION: The TMD SAPR/SHARP Office is committed to eliminating incidents of sexual assault by instituting a comprehensive policy that focuses on increasing awareness through prevention and education, survivor-centered support, intimidation free reporting, thorough investigation and accountability for those who commit sexual assault crimes.
COORDINATION: TMD SAPR/SHARP is comprised of Civilian and Military program staff located across the State at each TX Army NG unit, TX Air National unit, as well as our main Headquarters in Austin, TX at Camp Mabry. TMD 24/7 Sexual Harassment/Assault Support Line: 512-565-4410