hi i would like to know what are the chance of a successful apel to join the army agaist being on incapacity benifit from 05/05/2005 to 05/01/2007 for depression and anxiety, Have taken no medication. currently have a letter from gp saying Im showing no signs of anxiety or depression. Have been preparing for army trainig all year and got my 1.5mile time down to 10:06 and keep improving my time. The only medical problem stopping me from joining the army is A HISTORY of MENTAL ILLNESS (depression and anxiety). Can anyone recommend what steps i should take now to increase my chances of joinging the army thanks.