Description/Abstract

This brief summarizes a review of how veterans' PTSD following exposure to combat violence affects veterans' familial relationships and the psychological adjustment of family members.

Original Citation

Galovski, T., & Lyons, J. A. (2004). Psychological sequelae of combat violence: A review of the impact of PTSD on the veteran's family and possible interventions. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 9(5), 477–501. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1359-1789(03)00045-4

Document Type

Brief

Disciplines

Family, Life Course, and Society | Military and Veterans Studies | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Social and Behavioral Sciences

Extent

2 pages

DCMI Type

Text

Keywords

Family relations, Family caregivers, Posttraumatic stress disorders, Combat disorders, Secondary traumatization

Subject

Post-traumatic stress disorder; Caregivers; Family

Geographic Area

United States

Publisher

Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

Date

5-11-2012

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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