Description/Abstract

This brief summarizes a scholarly article of the same name. It reviews research which evaluates the impact of social support on veterans undergoing exposure therapy for symptoms of PTSD from the OEF/OIF conflicts.

Original Citation

Price, M., Gros, D. F., Strachan, M., Ruggiero, K. J., & Acierno, R. (2013). The Role of Social Support in Exposure Therapy for Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom Veterans: A Preliminary Investigation. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice and Policy, 5(1), 93–100.

Document Type

Brief

Disciplines

Military and Veterans Studies

Extent

2 pages

DCMI Type

Text

Keywords

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF), Veterans, Social support, Exposure therapy

Subject

Veterans; Iraq War, 2003-2011; Afghan War, 2001-2021; Post-traumatic stress disorder

Geographic Area

United States

Publisher

Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

Date

2-15-2013

Language

English

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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