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A Brief Primer on the Mental Health Impact of the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq: National Center for PTSD Fact Sheet

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A Brief Primer on the Mental Health Impact of the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq answers the question: What are the mental health impacts of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq? It also answers the question: What is the long-term prognosis for soldiers exposed to stressors in Afghanistan and Iraq?
NOTE:In a number of places in this article, US soldiers are referred to as Afghanistan soldiers. We are aware that this language can be offensive to some, and we apologize in advance. Many customers have found the article helpful in general. Rather than deactivating this course we have made a decision to retain the course, but publish this caveat with it.

This course is based on the reading-based online, A Brief Primer on the Mental Health Impact of the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq: National Center for PTSD Fact Sheet created by Brett T. Litz in 0.

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Course Material Author

Brett T. Litz

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Course Creator

Dan Rebek

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about the mental health impact on soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. It is appropriate for introductory to intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Explain the long-term prognosis for soldiers exposed to stressors in Afghanistan and Iraq.

  2. Describe the mental health impacts of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Impact of the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq

NOTE:In a number of places in this article, US soldiers are referred to as Afghanistan soldiers. We are aware that this language can be offensive to some, and we apologize in advance. Many customers have found the article helpful in general. Rather than deactivating this course we have made a decision to retain the course, but publish this caveat with it.

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