Accession Number : ADA147332


Title :   Proceedings of the AMEDD Psychology Symposium Held at Washington, DC on 27-31 October 1980


Descriptive Note : Final rept. for period ending Nov 80


Corporate Author : ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX


Personal Author(s) : Mangelsdorff, A David ; Klusman, Lawrence E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a147332.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1983


Pagination or Media Count : 366


Abstract : The Proceedings document the 1980 symposium presentations and group reports. Presentations dealt with: challengers facing AMEDD psychology in the 1980s, women in the military, leadership effectiveness, male and female performance, psychiatric casualties, credentialing, psychological assessment of military criminal defendants, stress reactions, community mental health activity users, Army drug prevention program, retention factors, job satisfaction, military family counselling, organizational effectiveness, sexual assault management, command consultation, federal legislation affecting psychology, and regional consultants. Task reports were from committees on: plans and policies, recruitment and retention, professional affairs, and education and training. (Author)


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *MEDICAL SERVICES , *PSYCHOLOGY , *MILITARY PSYCHOLOGY , *COUNSELING , METHODOLOGY , LEADERSHIP , EDUCATION , ARMY PERSONNEL , RECRUITING , CAREERS , ACTIVE DUTY , CONFLICT , MILITARY TRAINING , BEHAVIOR , CADETS , PSYCHOLOGISTS


Subject Categories : Psychology
      Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE