The impact of war: Military study ties war trauma, violence at home

Posted: July 21, 2009 in society
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war trauma

Soldiers in a single Army unit killed as many as 11 people after returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan, the military said last week. One contributing factor? The psychological trauma of war.

NPR’s Daniel Zwerdling talks to Guy Raz about the military’s efforts to deal with soldier trauma and ease their re-entry into civilian life. Go to NPR to listen to the 4 min interview.

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  1. Sildenafil says:

    I could totally understand that. I mean, it must have been very traumatizing for them to be in war. It’s got to be very difficult seeing so many cruelties.

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