Back to Angola - a book about a reluctant conscript and a 1500km bicycle ride from Cuito Cuanavale in Angola to Tsumeb in Namibia.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
War and Moral Injury: Beyond the Concept of PTSD
When I first read Jonathan Shay's idea of Moral Injury, a lightbulb went on. This is what had been missing for me. The clinical 'disorder' : PTSD, didn't really fit for me. But 'moral injury' described this feeling of being troubled by the past.