Overcoming Post-Deployment Syndrome : A Six-Step Mission to Health

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 2011-03-15
  • Publisher: Demos Health

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David Cifu and Cory Blake work at the Hunter Holmes McGuire Polytrauma Center (one of only four in the country) providing intensive rehabilitation care to veterans and service members who experienced injuries to multiple organ systems. This type of injury

Author Biography

David X. Cifu: David Cifu, MD is Chairman and Herman J. Flax Professor, Department of Physical Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, National Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Veterans Health Administration, Executive Director of the Center for Rehabilitation Sciences and Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University. Cory Blake: Cory Blake is an Authorized Continuum Movement Teacher, Music and Movement Therapist at the Hunter Holmes McQuire Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Putting It All Together: A Holistic System for Healthp. 1
Post-deployment Syndrome: The Illness of Warp. 15
Military and Veteran Health Care Systems: A Traditional Approachp. 37
A New Model of Wellness (Rebuilding the Warrior)p. 51
First Step: Understanding Your Body's Symptomsp. 67
Second Step: Discovering Your Strengths and Resourcesp. 93
Applying Healing Principlesp. 119
Re-establishing Normalcyp. 151
Creativity: Integrating Health into Your Lifep. 177
Resuming the Productive Mission: Basic Trainingp. 197
The Return of the Warrior: A Lifetime of Successp. 221
Resourcesp. 237
Indexp. 241
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