Paul Valent

Paul Valent

MBBS, DPM, FRANZCP
Consultant liaison psychiatrist, psychotherapist, traumatologist,
Co-founder and past president Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies,
Writer.

Effects of the Holocaust on Jewish child survivors; A review of their traumas and after-effects over 50 years

This is the English translation of the Psyche article above.

One and a half million Jewish children were purposefully murdered in the Holocaust. The 10% who survived are arguably the remnants of historically the most massive trauma applied to a most vulnerable group. Due to the massive starkness of their experiences, child survivors of the Holocaust provide a benchmark of how children’s traumas develop over┬áthe life span. This paper describes such developments.

 

Download: View Document

Publication Author: Paul Valent Publication Date: 1998 Categories:

© 2013-2020 Paul Valent: Trauma, Stress ~ Log in FacebookTwitterLinkedin