Accession Number : ADP003284

Title :   Combat Psychiatry: A Primary Prevention Program in the 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized),

Corporate Author : INFANTRY DIV (MECHANIZED) (4TH) FORT CARSON CO

Personal Author(s) : Holsenbeck,L. S.

Report Date : APR 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized) Mental Health has developed a combat psychiatry program consisting of four elements: (1) Battle Stress Training (2) the Combat Stress Survey (3) Battlefield Interviewing (4) Brigade Consultation Teams. This program is presented as a model for combat-oriented preventive psychiatry. Its evaluation and initial impact are outlined. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Military psychology, *Preventive medicine, *Mental health, *Psychiatry, *Military personnel, *Combat areas, Stress(Psychology), Casualties, Psychological tests, Personnel management, Technology transfer, Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE