TITLE

An Innovative Method to Deliver Treatment of Military Sexual Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

AUTHOR(S)
Lutwak, Nancy; Dill, Curt
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Military Medicine;Oct2013, Vol. 178 Issue 10, p1039
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the new therapies for women veterans with military sexual trauma (MST) and are at risk of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She explains the high risk of suicidal behavior that is linked to PTSD, chronic pain syndrome, anxiety, and mental depression. The author reveals the shortage of trained MST therapists at the Veterans Affairs (VA) and the lack of innovative therapy delivery technique using telemedicine.
ACCESSION #
91099355

 

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