Poster Session  |   July 2017
Reintegration and Transition Following Active Duty: Identifying the Challenges for Veterans Returning From Deployment in Afghanistan and Iraq
Author Affiliations
  • University of Indianapolis
Article Information
Military Rehabilitation / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   July 2017
Reintegration and Transition Following Active Duty: Identifying the Challenges for Veterans Returning From Deployment in Afghanistan and Iraq
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505150p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO7016
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505150p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO7016
Abstract

Date Presented 4/1/2017

A thematic synthesis of 65 articles on veteran transitions following deployment revealed four themes to explain the dynamic veteran population and associated challenges with transition back into civilian life. Results indicate how practitioners can play a larger role in the reintegration process.

Primary Author and Speaker: Beth Ann Walker

Additional Authors and Speakers: Jessica Bramstedt, Kathryn J. Cleary, Sara T. Greer, Drew A. Teague