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Assessment and Management of Conditions Specifically Related to Stress

mhGAP Intervention Guide Module (version 1.0)
Geneva: World Health Organization; .
ISBN-13: 978-92-4-150593-2
Copyright © World Health Organization 2013.
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This mhGAP Intervention Guide module contains assessment and management advice related to acute stress, post-traumatic stress and grief in non-specialized health settings. It is an annex to the mhGAP Intervention Guide for Mental, Neurological and Substance Use Disorders in Non-specialized Health Settings (WHO, 2010). The guidance reflected in the module is based on formally approved WHO Guideline Development Group recommendations.

This module should always be used together with the mhGAP Intervention Guide for Mental, Neurological and Substance Use Disorders in Non-specialized Health Settings (WHO, 2010), which outlines relevant general principles of care and management of a range of other mental, neurological and substance use conditions.

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World Health Organization and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Assessment and Management of Conditions Specifically Related to Stress: mhGAP Intervention Guide Module (version 1.0). Geneva: WHO, 2013.

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