TITLE

Perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, M. G. Steve
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
U.S. Army Medical Department Journal;Oct-Dec2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the psychological aspects of soldiering and deployment of soldiers into war, focusing on the reintegration issues and factors associated with increased risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Topics include the factors increasing the risk of developing PTSD which include genetic factors, environmental factors, and adverse childhood experiences. Also mentioned are the efforts by the U.S. Army to build and maintain the resilience of soldiers and families.
ACCESSION #
100060474

 

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