Psychological health and traumatic brain injury

Date: 2012
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Article/Chapter
Author:  The Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE)
Publisher:  The Association of Military Surgeons of the U.S.

This special issue of Military Medicine highlights the recent progress made in the epidemiology, prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, and research on PTSD, depression, substance use disorders, and TBI. It serves as a benchmark of the progress made in military medicine after a decade of unconventional warfare.

Populations:  Military Service Members and Veterans, People with Physical Health Problems or Disabilities
Settings:  Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Behavioral Health Disorders, Depression/Bipolar, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Substance Abuse
Planning and Implementing:  Cultural Competence
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Screening and Assessment