Keywords

Service members, behavioral health, veterans

Abstract

Veterans often return home with a variety of reactions to the conditions they have been exposed to. Dr. Wood provides information on challenges and opportunities associated with servicing veterans and their families as they seek support and assistance in adjusting to life back at home. He also discusses the nature of and the needs associated with veterans who suffer from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), other disorders, and suicidal ideation

Original Publication Citation

Wood, D.S. (2012). Supporting the behavioral health of returning service members and their families: Challenges and opportunities. AMCAP Networker, 13, 2-11.

Document Type

Peer-Reviewed Article

Publication Date

2012

Publisher

AMCAP Networker

Language

English

College

Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Department

Social Work

University Standing at Time of Publication

Assistant Professor

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