Untold stories, hidden wounds—War trauma and its treatment: A conference at the Austen Riggs Center, October 12–13, 2012

Christina Biedermann
2014 Psychoanalytic psychology  
We had several goals when inviting speakers of various disciplines to share their perspectives on war trauma and its treatments: To find a way into the experiences of today's soldiers and veterans; to reclaim our relationships to these men and women; and to reconsider what they might need of us as clinicians, researchers, policymakers, and citizens. Through this learning, we hoped to confront the dissociation and disconnection between those attending a conference in a small town in
more » ... own in Massachusetts and the soldiers and veterans acting on our behalves thousands of miles away.
doi:10.1037/a0036319 fatcat:752ptoy4qreirgvii3kasaqbou