Portland State University. School of Education
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Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
Veterans -- Mental health -- United States, Vietnam War (1961-1975) -- Psychological aspects, Post-traumatic stress disorder
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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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Fisher, Bari S., "Development, Diagnosis and Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and the Vietnam Veteran Population" (1986). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 3596.