By Nathan D. Ainspan, Walter E. Penk

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This e-book addresses either the sensible and mental wishes of the households of returning warriors whereas supplying them with a handy checklist of important assets. Combining the information of 50 specialists, it offers solutions to questions about the post-deployment transition technique, how households event this strategy, and the way they could aid their provider member and themselves with the transition.

All of the book's authors have both served within the army, suggested millions of carrier contributors and armed forces households in the course of the reintegration method, or cared for his or her personal wounded warriors at domestic. The authors provide straight-forward solutions to questions about the transition technique, the warrior's stories, the way it affects their teenagers, and their very own concerns.

A one-stop resource of knowledge jam-packed with beneficial suggestion, this booklet is unequaled. it really is released in cooperation with the organization of the us military.

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The results from the ECA study in the USA were supported. Bland et al. 0%, consistent with the findings from the ECA survey. Given that these findings represent a major change in the estimated prevalence of OCD, it is important to ascertain whether they are replicable, particularly across cultural boundaries. , 1994) assessed and compared the prevalence of OCD in six countries: Canada, Germany, Korea, New Zealand, Puerto Rico and Taiwan. Results revealed comparable prevalence rates of OCD as those from the ECA study in the USA.

Indeed, Enright & Beech (1997) have concluded that, although such a comorbidity is infrequent, this dual diagnosis is a powerful predictor of poor prognosis. A number of studies have been conducted in order to investigate the proposition that some of the processes that underlie schizophrenia may also be evident in OCD. Enright & Beech (1990) demonstrated that OCD subjects exhibit significantly greater schizophrenic-like (schizotypal) features than subjects with other anxiety disorders (see also Chapter 12).

1998). The excessive fear of gaining weight and the preoccupation with food and weight are obsessional and compulsive features that are reminiscent of those displayed in OCD. , 1998). However, many authors argue that the eating disorders may be distinguished from OCD on a conceptual level. e. , 1994). OCD AND DEPRESSION There is no doubt that there is an overlap between OCD and depressive rumination (Rachman & Hodgson, 1980). g. sleep disturbance, anxiety and guilt (Edelmann, 1992). , 1997). As a result, the high co-morbidity of OCD with depression often renders differential diagnosis difficult.

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