Advisor

Carol Burden

Date of Award

1986

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science in Education (MSEd)

Department

Education

Physical Description

1 online resource (154 p.)

Subjects

Veterans -- Mental health -- United States, Vietnam War (1961-1975) -- Psychological aspects, Post-traumatic stress disorder

DOI

10.15760/etd.5480

Abstract

Over the past 15 years, mental health professionals have seen an increasing number of Vietnam combat veterans suffering from stress disorders resulting from the trauma of combat and continued exposure to life threatening situations. Prior to 1980, professional repudiation of and hostility toward Vietnam veterans and toward a clinical reality of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder was common while nondiagnosis and nontreatment was prevalent

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/20460

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