Cross-Cultural Care for PTSD

Research, Training, and Service Needs for the Future
  • Joseph Westermeyer
Part of the The Springer Series on Stress and Coping book series (SSSO)


Have post-traumatic stress reactions and their related disorders already been adequately addressed? Have we gone through the worst of disastrous Third World wars, refugee hoards, hostage taking, drunk-driving victims, rape victims, and other victims of violence? I think not—and for several reasons.


Ptsd Symptom Rape Victim Ptsd Patient Vietnam Veteran Southeast Asian Refugee 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joseph Westermeyer
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of Minnesota Hospitals and ClinicsMinneapolisUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychiatryDepartment of Veterans Affairs Medical CenterMinneapolisUSA

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