Social ecology interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder: what can we learn from child soldiers?

Journal Article (Editorial)

Research with child soldiers is crucial to improving mental health services after war. This research also can illuminate innovative approaches to treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among adult soldiers, veterans and other trauma survivors in high-income countries. A key contribution is the role of social ecology for trauma-healing interventions.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kohrt, B

Published Date

  • September 2013

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 203 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 165 - 167

PubMed ID

  • 23999478

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1472-1465

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1192/bjp.bp.112.124958


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England