After the War Zone: A Practical Guide for Returning Troops and Their Families (Paperback)
A highly practical, user-friendly guide to homecoming-including common after-effects of war zone exposure and how to cope-for returning troops and their families
About the Author
Matthew J. Friedman is Executive Director, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, US Department of Veterans Affairs and Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA.
"Far more than a practical guide, this is an informative, insightful, and riveting text that should be required reading for everyone because no one is left untouched by war. Essential for all libraries." Minneapolis Star Tribune, 6/09/08“Offers guidance for families and veterans as they navigate the often rocky months of reentry.” VVA Veteran"This book should be provided to every service member, National Guard member, and reservist called to active duty in a war zone…A must read for any individual, agency, or organization wanting to help our troops and their families in their transition from active duty.” Library Journal, July 2011 “Includes a solid section on physical injuries and an extensive resource list.”