Comparison of Mental Health Between Former Child Soldiers and Children Never Conscripted by Armed Groups in Nepal

Jama , Brandon A. Kohrt et al. 2008

Former child soldiers are considered in need of special mental health interventions. However, there is a lack of studies investigating the mental health of child soldiers compared with civilian children in armed conflicts.

Key wordsarmed conflict / child soldiers / children / post-traumatic stress disorder / trauma / violence