Accession Number : ADA267287


Title :   Historical Group Debriefing Following Combat


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 31 Jul 1990-30 Jun 1991


Corporate Author : HADASSAH UNIV HOSPITAL JERUSALEM (ISRAEL) DEPT OF PSYCHIATRY


Personal Author(s) : Shalev, Arieh


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267287.pdf


Report Date : 01 May 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 50


Abstract : Debriefing is a group-oriented intervention in which the major elements of an event are reviewed by the participants shortly after its termination. Debriefing has been recommended by several authors as a stress management technique suitable for groups which have been exposed to traumatic events. Although debriefing is intuitively considered helpful, its beneficial effects have not been measured.... Ground combat, Cohesion, Group support, RA III, Combat stress, Oral history, Debriefing, Coping, Volunteers, Stress management


Descriptors :   *STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY) , *DEBRIEFING , WARFARE , VOLUNTEERS , INTERVENTION , COHESION , HISTORY , MANAGEMENT


Subject Categories : Psychology
      Military Intelligence


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE