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Coping with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Guide for Families



This book is a user friendly discussion of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as it affects individuals and families. PTSD has become better known and more frequently diagnosed, and affects more than just military families. Causes, diagnosis and treatments, including counseling, medication, and alternative therapy, are discussed. The challenges faced by PTSD individuals and their families are addressed and recommendations are included. New to this edition is information regarding Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans and the new policies and treatments in use as well as information about women war veterans, who are a newer demographic for combat PTSD.

Author: Roberts, Cheryl A

Topic: Sociology
Media: Book
ISBN: 786449748
Language: English
Pages: 225

Additional information

Weight 0.7 lbs
Dimensions 8.8 × 5.9 × 0.6 in


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