Why Don’t They Seek Treatment?

  • Zahava Solomon
Part of the Springer Series on Stress and Coping book series (SSSO)


My colleagues and I were fortunate in our research to have been able to reach most of the treated psychiatric casualties of the Lebanon war. In the course of our work, however, it has become increasingly clear that there are many untreated casualties: distressed veterans whose disorders went unidentified and who never reached IDF mental health services.


Ptsd Symptom Vietnam Veteran Frontline Treatment Secondary Gain Professional Assistance 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Zahava Solomon
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  1. 1.Israeli Defense Forces Medical CorpsTel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael

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