Content: Global student dissertations and literature reviews.
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Twenty-two American veterans commit suicide every day, many of them suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Art therapy has been shown to be effective at decreasing the symptoms of PTSD, and a few museums recognize their potential as locations for and as facilitators of art therapy. Author: Diana L. Klein, University of Washington
The purpose of this qualitative case study was to understand the experiences of Marines deployed in combat zones who communicated frequently and in real-time with their civilian spouses. The research explored how family relationships were affected, and the perceived benefits and detriments from a Marine’s frequent personal communication. Author: Laurie Glenn Jacobson Lawson, Northcentral University
This dissertation explores possible effects of treatment for post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that combines logotherapy with cognitive-behavioral therapy. This inquiry was conducted at a Department of Veterans Affairs Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Residential Treatment Program (PRRTP) facility in Hilo. Author: Jamal Fulani Wasan, Walden University
This descriptive phenomenological study, pursued through a common factors lens, explored the lived experiences of five licensed/credentialed mental health professionals who included EFP/EAP with Veterans diagnosed with PTSD. Author: Barbara Newell Abrams, Northcentral University
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a disturbing psychological problem which, prior to the revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders was classified as an anxiety disorder. The general problem addressed in this study was the high rate of PTSD in combat veterans. Author: Jeannine Ray, Northcentral University
This paper explores the application of interoceptive exposure (IE) therapy to treat the arousal and avoidant symptoms in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Author: Jennifer Scagliotti, University of Hartford
The purpose of this quantitative study was to use the determinants of health care posited by Andersen's behavioral model to better understand mental health care services utilization in the Army. Author: Floreyce A. Palmer, Northcentral University