Chapter 17. The Experience of Bosnia-Herzegovina: Psychosocial Consequences of War Atrocities on Children

  1. Juan José López-Ibor2,
  2. George Christodoulou3,
  3. Mario Maj4,
  4. Norman Sartorius5 and
  5. Ahmed Okasha6
  1. Syed Arshad Husain

Published Online: 29 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047002125X.ch17

Disasters and Mental Health

Disasters and Mental Health

How to Cite

Husain, S. A. (2004) The Experience of Bosnia-Herzegovina: Psychosocial Consequences of War Atrocities on Children, in Disasters and Mental Health (eds J. J. López-Ibor, G. Christodoulou, M. Maj, N. Sartorius and A. Okasha), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/047002125X.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

  2. 3

    Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Eginition Hospital, 72-74 Vas. Sofias Avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece

  3. 4

    University of Naples, Italy

  4. 5

    University of Geneva, Switzerland

  5. 6

    Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Author Information

  1. Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470021231

Online ISBN: 9780470021255

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Keywords:

  • Bosnia-Herzegovina (B-H) experience;
  • ethnic tension;
  • Children Post Traumatic Stress Reaction Index;
  • Impact of Events Scale;
  • Children Depression Inventory (CDI);
  • Wartime trauma;
  • teachers as therapists;
  • Bosnian children’s plight;
  • Sarajevo mass killings

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Research Data

  • A Case History

  • Teachers as Therapists

  • Conclusions

  • Reference