Tag Archives: Veterans

On SAGE Insight: PTSD and the War of Words

The importance of diagnostic categories: a reflection on the fluctuating names for posttraumatic stress disorder. What’s in a name? In psychiatry, a great deal. The names for most psychiatric disorders reflect professional consensus rather than neuropathology. These names evolved over … Continue reading

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The rapid decline of the veteran population in the United States

A Note on Disappearing Veterans From Armed Forces & Society This paper demonstrates that the number of veterans in the United States has decreased dramatically over recent decades. Evidence is provided for the growing residential segregation of the veteran–nonveteran populations … Continue reading

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Spiritual needs and spiritual care for veterans at end of life and their families

From American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine Spiritual care is an important domain of palliative care programs across the country and in the Veterans Affairs (VA) Healthcare System specifically. This qualitative study provides insights into spirituality, spiritual needs, and … Continue reading

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