ERIC Number: EJ699178
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul-1
Reference Count: 32
Child Survivor of War: A Case Study
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v32 n3 p168 Jul 2004
This article examines the history of a Bosnian survivor of war living in the U.S. using the extended case method. Clinical issues related to acculturative stress, posttraumatic stress disorder, and identity are analyzed. Suggested treatment includes existential therapy and its cognitive--behavioral applications, didactic education on trauma, client screening, and treatment effectiveness.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Refugees, Counseling Techniques, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, War, Child Health, Adjustment (to Environment), Acculturation, Depression (Psychology), Mental Health, Intervention
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo); Kosovo; Yugoslavia