Accession Number:

ADA160228

Title:

Proceedings of the User's Workshop on Combat Stress; Lessons Learned in Recent Operational Experiences (4th) Held at Sam Houston, Texas on 18-21 September 1984

Descriptive Note:

Consultation rept. Sep-Dec 1984

Corporate Author:

ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTONTX

Report Date:

1985-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

411.0

Abstract:

The Proceedings document the presentations at a workshop conducted in Sep 1984 on the lessons learned from recent operational experiences. The operational experiences included training exercises at the National Training Center, REFORGER, and in Latin America peacekeeping experiences in the Sinai and in El Salvador combat experiences in the Falklands, Grenada, and in Lebanon and handling of psychiatric casualties and returned hostages. Training exercises for teaching techniques for dealing with stress reactions were discussed. Originator supplied keywords include Stress population, Military stress disorders, Post-traumatic stress, Psychological Combat Lessons learned Cohesion.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Psychology
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE