Military Veteran Reintegration

Military Veteran Reintegration: Approach, Management, and Assessment of Military Veterans Transitioning to Civilian Life offers a toolkit for researchers and practitioners on best practices for easing the reintegration of military veterans returning to civilian society. It lays out how transition occurs, identifies factors that promote or impede transition, and operationalizes outcomes associated with transition success. Bringing together experts from around the world to address the most important aspects of military transition, the book looks at what has been shown to work and what has not, while also offering a roadmap for best-results moving forward. Contains evidence-based interventions for military veteran-to-civilian transition Features international experts from North America, Europe and Asia Includes how to measure transition outcomes Outlines recovery programs for the injured and sick Identifies factors that promote or impede successful transition

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  • Author : Carl Castro
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 270 pages
  • ISBN : 012815313X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Military Veteran Reintegration

Military Veteran Reintegration
  • Author : Carl Castro,Sanela Dursun
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 21 August 2019
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Military Veteran Reintegration: Approach, Management, and Assessment of Military Veterans Transitioning to Civilian Life offers a toolkit for researchers and practitioners on best practices for easing the reintegration of military veterans returning to civilian society. It lays out how transition occurs, identifies factors that promote or impede transition, and operationalizes outcomes associated with transition success. Bringing together experts from around the world to address the most important aspects of military transition, the book looks at what has been shown to

American and NATO Veteran Reintegration

American and NATO Veteran Reintegration
  • Author : MaryCatherine McDonald,Gary Senecal
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 01 May 2021
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In American and NATO Veteran Reintegration, MaryCatherine McDonald and Gary Senecal examine mental health issues among former American service members. McDonald and Senecal argue that sociocultural factors, such as military training and civilian society, have a dramatic impact on the rates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) experienced by veterans.

War and Veterans

War and Veterans
  • Author : Stefan Karner,Dieter Bacher,Harald Knoll,Sally Carlton,Michael Doidge,Anastasiia Ivanova,Sean J. McLaughlin,Verena Moritz,Robert Niebuhr,Evan P. Sullivan
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 September 2020
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War creates veterans and societies are reminded by their existence that violent conflicts had been waged in the past. Even when the wars have been long forgotten by many, veterans are the ones whose fate has been tied to war and destruction.Societies often struggle with their veterans, especially when they have to address the former soldiers? traumatic experiences and acknowledge the wounds that hurt beyond the body. While veterans are often a steady reminder of violent conflicts of the

Strategies to Protect the Health of Deployed U.S. Forces

Strategies to Protect the Health of Deployed U.S. Forces
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Medical Follow-Up Agency
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 February 1999
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Nine years after Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm (the Gulf War) ended in June 1991, uncertainty and questions remain about illnesses reported in a substantial percentage of the 697,000 service members who were deployed. Even though it was a short conflict with very few battle casualties or immediately recognized disease or non-battle injuries, the events of the Gulf War and the experiences of the ensuing years have made clear many potentially instructive aspects of the deployment and its hazards. Since the

Rethinking Reintegration and Veteran Identity

Rethinking Reintegration and Veteran Identity
  • Author : Jeni Ruth Hunniecutt
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release : 06 March 2022
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This book analyzes and discusses the U.S. Military Veteran identity. Throughout seven chapters spanning narrative, literature, theory and analysis, the book combines the author’s own personal story of joining, serving in, and separating from the U.S. military with corresponding research about military transitions, reintegration, Veteran suicides, and psychosocial adjustment challenges. The purpose of the book is to help readers understand Veteran identity in a way that centers the social implications of belonging to and serving in the

American and NATO Veteran Reintegration

American and NATO Veteran Reintegration
  • Author : MaryCatherine McDonald,Gary Senecal
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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In American and NATO Veteran Reintegration, MaryCatherine McDonald and Gary Senecal examine mental health issues among former American service members. McDonald and Senecal argue that sociocultural factors, such as military training and civilian society, have a dramatic impact on the rates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) experienced by veterans.

Rethinking Reintegration and Veteran Identity

Rethinking Reintegration and Veteran Identity
  • Author : Jeni Ruth Hunniecutt
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 11 March 2022
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This book analyzes and discusses the U.S. Military Veteran identity. Throughout seven chapters spanning narrative, literature, theory and analysis, the book combines the author’s own personal story of joining, serving in, and separating from the U.S. military with corresponding research about military transitions, reintegration, Veteran suicides, and psychosocial adjustment challenges. The purpose of the book is to help readers understand Veteran identity in a way that centers the social implications of belonging to and serving in the

An Examination of the Challenges of Veteran Reintegration and the Application of Drama Therapy Techniques

An Examination of the Challenges of Veteran Reintegration and the Application of Drama Therapy Techniques
  • Author : Tiffany Towers
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 May 2022
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Military veterans comprise a distinct population with complex needs upon reintegration into civilian life. There is no established "one size fits all" reintegration procedure, and the Department of Veterans Affairs is not equipped to manage the needs of every military veteran. Drama therapy has been used with various populations, including trauma survivors, incorporating emotional expression and group interaction in a non-threatening environment. This study utilized a specific application of drama therapy techniques and implemented an anonymous self-report survey to demonstrate

Returning Home from Iraq and Afghanistan

Returning Home from Iraq and Afghanistan
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on the Health of Select Populations,Committee on the Initial Assessment of Readjustment Needs of Military Personnel, Veterans, and Their Families
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 31 March 2010
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Nearly 1.9 million U.S. troops have been deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq since October 2001. Many service members and veterans face serious challenges in readjusting to normal life after returning home. This initial book presents findings on the most critical challenges, and lays out the blueprint for the second phase of the study to determine how best to meet the needs of returning troops and their families.

A Battle Plan for Supporting Military Families

A Battle Plan for Supporting Military Families
  • Author : Linda Hughes-Kirchubel,Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth,David S. Riggs
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 08 January 2018
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This unique reference integrates knowledge culled from fifteen years of U.S. deployments to create an action plan for supporting military and veteran families during future conflicts. Its innovative ideas stretch beyond designated governmental agencies (e.g., Department of Defense, VA) to include participation from, and possible collaborations with, the business/corporate, academic, advocacy, and philanthropic sectors. Contributors identify ongoing and emerging issues affecting military and veteran families and recommend specific strategies toward expanding and enhancing current programs and policy.

Military Transition Theory

Military Transition Theory
  • Author : Carl Andrew Castro,Sara Kintzle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 November 2016
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This book explores the process through which service members transition from military to civilian life, and the implications of that transition on their mental and physical well-being and functioning. The authors present a theoretical framework that helps conceptualize the process of military transition. The theory is broken into three overlapping components: approaching military transition, which outlines the personal, cultural and transitional factors that create the base of the transition trajectory; managing the transition, which explores the factors impacting the transition's

Mission Transition

Mission Transition
  • Author : Matthew J. Louis
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Leadership
  • Release : 24 September 2019
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Mission Transition is an essential career-change guide for any transitioning veteran that wants to avoid false starts and make optimal career choices following active duty. Every year, about a quarter of a million veterans leave the military - most of whom are unprepared for the transition. These service members have developed incredible leadership, problem-solving, and practical skills that are underutilized once they reach the civilian world, a detriment to both themselves and society. Well-intentioned Transition Assistance Programs and other support

Paying with Their Bodies

Paying with Their Bodies
  • Author : John M. Kinder
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 23 March 2015
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Christian Bagge, an Iraq War veteran, lost both his legs in a roadside bomb attack on his Humvee in 2006. Months after the accident, outfitted with sleek new prosthetic legs, he jogged alongside President Bush for a photo op at the White House. The photograph served many functions, one of them being to revive faith in an American martial ideal—that war could be fought without permanent casualties, and that innovative technology could easily repair war’s damage. When Bagge was

Tribe

Tribe
  • Author : Sebastian Junger
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 24 May 2016
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Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post-traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today’s returning veterans face in modern society. There are ancient tribal human behaviors-loyalty, inter-reliance, cooperation-that flare up in communities during times of turmoil and suffering. These are the very same behaviors that typify good soldiering and foster a sense of belonging among troops, whether they’re fighting on the front lines or engaged in non-combat activities