Academic Articles - Trauma and Healing

Association of Trauma and PTSD Symptoms With Openness to Reconciliation and Feelings of Revenge Among Former Ugandan and Congolese Child Soldiers

Christophe Pierre Bayer, LLB; Fionna Klasen, Dipl-Psych; Hubertus Adam, MD

JAMA. 2007;298 (5):555-559

Categories: Trauma and Healing, Uganda, Congo


Constructing the Enemy-Other: Anxiety, Trauma and Mourning in the Narratives of Political Conflict


Murer, Jeffrey Stevenson

Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society, Vol. 14, No. 2, July 2009: 109-130

Categories: Trauma and Healing, Narratives and History


Has Everything Been Done? The Nature of Assistance to Victims of Past Political Atrocities in Southern Africa.

Amoah, J. & Greenbaum, B.

Research report written as part of the Southern Africa Reconciliation Project, April 2005

Categories: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Trauma and Healing

Healing the Wounds of War Memories of Violence and the Making of History in Zimbabwe's Most Recent Past

Heike Schmidt

Journal of Southern African Studies, Vol. 23, No. 2, Special Issue for Terry Ranger (Jun., 1997), pp. 301-310

Categories: Trauma and Healing, Zimbabwe

Post-War Trauma and Reconciliation in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Observations, Experiences, and Implications for Marriage and Family Therapy

Briana S. Nelson

The American Journal of Family Therapy Volume 31, Issue 4, 2003, Pages 305 – 316

Categories: Bosnia, Trauma and Healing  

Public Education through Radio to Prevent Violence, Promote Trauma Healing and Reconciliation, and Build Peace in Rwanda and the Congo

Reconciliation The Role of Truth Commissions and Alternative Ways of Healing

Noel Muchenga Chicuecue

Development in Practice, Vol. 7, No. 4, Special Double Issue (Nov., 1997), pp. 483-486

Categories: Trauma and Healing, Truth and Reconciliation Commission 

Social work with victims of genocide: The Alternatives to Violence Project

Linda M. Kreitzer, Mary Kay Jou

International Social Work January 2010 vol. 53 no. 1 73-86

Categories: Rwanda, Trauma and Healing

The politics of trauma: empathy, reconciliation and peace education

Michalinos Zembylas

Journal of peace education Volume 4, Issue 2, 2007, Pages 207 - 224

Categories: Reconciliation, Paychological Aspects, Trauma and Healing

The unfinished business: The case of victims' unrelenting search for justice in Kenya

Waheire, Wachira and Maiombe, Davis

Categories: Trauma and Healing

Trauma and PTSD Symptoms in Rwanda Implications for Attitudes Toward Justice and Reconciliation

Pham, Phuong N.,  Harvey M. Weinstein and Timothy Longman

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) 2004, 292(5): 602-612

Categories: Trauma and Healing, Rwanda

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Trauma and Transitional Justice in Divided Societies


Categories: Trauma and Healing

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The Use Of Health Initiatives As Peace Initiatives

Graeme MacQueen, Richard McCutcheon, Joanna Santa Barbara

Peace & Change Volume 22, Issue 2, pages 175-197, April 1997

Categories: Reconciliation, Theory (General), Trauma and Healing

Watching a bargain unravel? A panel study of victims' attitudes about transitional justice in Cape Town, South Africa.

Backer, David

IJTJ (2010) 4 (3): 443-456

Categories: South Africa, Trauma and Healing
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