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This page includes information for professionals about the effects of war or risk for trauma in military service more generally. The material included here also considers combat effects on special populations.
Essential Information and Guidelines
Iraq War Clinician Guide (IWCG) This manual, developed with the Department of Defense, addresses the unique needs of Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Appendix J has 10 separate educational handouts.
Military Sexual Trauma: Issues in Caring for Veterans From the Iraq War Clinician Guide. Military sexual trauma (MST) happens to both women and men. Discusses the meaning, epidemiology, and psychological effects of MST. Information on screening for and assessing MST, as well as available treatments.