TITLE

Combat Never Ends: The Paranoid Adaptation to Posttraumatic Stress

AUTHOR(S)
Hendin, Herbert
PUB. DATE
January 1984
SOURCE
American Journal of Psychotherapy;Jan1984, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the paranoid adaptation to posttraumatic stress and its relation to the way in which the Vietnam veterans experienced events in combat. Case illustrating how posttraumatic stress disorder can be treated in psychotherapy; Common experiences identified in the precombat lives of veterans with a paranoid adaptation; Psychodynamic explanations of postcombat violence in veterans.
ACCESSION #
5350083

 

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