Title

Terrorism in Pakistan and its impact on children's mental health

Document Type

Article

Department

Psychiatry

Abstract

At the end of the session, participants will be able to do the following: 1) discuss the context of the school killings in the Army Public School (APS) in Peshawar, Pakistan; 2) appreciate the psychological impact of school killings on children and the community at large; and 3) differentiate interventions designed for violence-based disasters versus natural ones.

Publication

Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry