The Treatment of PTSD with Chinese Medicine: An Integrative Approach
Date: Jan 2010 Language: English Format: soft cover Pages: 175 pgs ISBN: 9787117123587
This book discusses PTSD from a Western Medical perspective and psychology, as well as through the viewpoint of Chinese medicine. With case studies and research treatment protocols from the US Army PTSD treatment program for returning soldiers from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts, as well as information on CM and Integrative treatments provided for of survivors of the Sichuan earthquake of 2008.
Author Principal author Joe Chang is the first acupuncturist to treat returned soldiers from the US Army in Iraq and Afghanistan, and includes the standard protocols of the army in treating PTSD patients with integrated medicine. To contrast, Dr Wang and Dr Jiang will provide information on CM and Integrative treatments provided for of survivors of the Sichuan earthquake.