Accession Number : ADP003283

Title :   Workshops for Management of Combat Stress,

Corporate Author : ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s) : Mangelsdorff,A. D. ; King,J. M. ; O'Brien,D. E.

Report Date : APR 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Combat produces stresses which may result in psychiatric casualties. Commanders need to be aware of how to assess the psychological readiness of their units and of the means to develop cohesion. The results of three workshops on combat stress and related issues are reviewed. In addition, future directions are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Military psychology, *Mental health, *Stress(Psychology), *Military personnel, *Combat areas, Management information systems, Workshops, Personnel management, Psychological tests, Cohesion, Preventive medicine, Casualties

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE