The Military Psychologist
A publication of Division 19
July 2013 |Vol. 28, No. 2 Download Issue (PDF, 965KB)
Struggling with schizophrenia and sexuality: Connecting veterans' first psychotic breaks while deployed to issues with sexual intimacyBy Michael Sapiro, MA, and Jonathan H. Rousell, MA
Patterns suggest a connection between sexual experiences in veterans' narratives of their initial psychotic breaks and ongoing struggles with sex and sexuality.
In this Issue
- President's message
The division president thanks members for their service to the field and the country.
By Rebecca I. Porter, PhD
- 21st century Special Operations Force medicine meets Iraqi culture
The author describes an ethical dilemma he experienced while deployed in Iraq and the associated cultural competencies, moral obligations and medical responsibility inherent in the Hippocratic Oath.
By Maj. Larry Wyatt
- Leading the way in unchartered waters
Students and faculty nationwide can look to the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences as a model for training future prescribing psychologists.
By Patrick H. DeLeon, PhD, and Capt. David M. Barry, MS
Spotlight on Pedagogy
Spotlight on Research and Development
- Mental health screening at temporary military health clinics in low-income Hispanic communities within the Rio Grande Valley of Texas
This study provided preliminary data on the utility of the Mini Mental Screen in temporary military medical clinics in the Texas Rio Grande Valley.
By Col. Robert Morecook, PhD, Col. James L. Greenstone, EdD, JD, and Lt. Col. J. Ray Hays, PhD, JD