Social ecology interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder: What can we learn from child soldiers?
British Journal of Psychiatry
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.
Kohrt, B. (2013). Social ecology interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder: What can we learn from child soldiers?. British Journal of Psychiatry, 203 (3). http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.bp.112.124958