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United States Veterans Administration

Works: 4,986 works in 8,002 publications in 1 language and 119,507 library holdings
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Classifications: HF5382.5.U5, 331.120973
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Occupational outlook quarterly( )

in English and held by 3,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

OOQ provides practical information on jobs and careers. Articles are written in straightforward, non-technical language and cover a wide variety of career and work-related topics such as new and emerging occupations, training opportunities, salary trends, and results of new studies from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Federal benefits for veterans and dependents( )

in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Group psychotherapy studies in methodology of research and therapy. Report of a group psychotherapy research project of the U.S. Veterans Administration by Florence Powdermaker( Book )

7 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal benefits for veterans and dependents by United States( Book )

32 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers, for veterans, disabled benefits, insurance, death benefits, survivor benefits, health care, overseas benefits, VA Alcohol Dependence Treatment Programs and Drug Dependence Treatment Programs
The aging brain and senile dementia : [proceedings of the Symposium on the Aging Brain and Senile Dementia held in Boston, Massachusetts, June 2-4, 1976] by Kalidas Nandy( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are currently about 21 million people over 6S years in the United States and over a million of them suffer from a severe degree of mental impairment. This number will undoubtedly increase as more and more people attain their full lifespan. The Veterans Administration is acutely aware of this problem in the population it serves. Currently, there are about 31 million veterans in the United States. About 13 percent of these veterans are over 6S years of age and the number is expected to increase to 40 percent by the turn of the century. In recognition of the pressing need to address this problem, eight Geriatric Research, Educational and Clinical Centers (GRECC) have been established under the auspices of the Veterans Administration and the guiding spirit of Dr. Paul Haber, Assistant Chief Medical Director for Professional Services, Veterans Administration. The purpose of these centers is to develop a better understanding of the complex biomedical and socio-economic problems of the aged in general and to enhance the quality of life of the older veterans in particular o Gerontologists working towards a better understanding of the aging process and better care of the aged have made major progress in the biomedical field in the last decade. Among the efforts made by the Veterans Administration, the department of Extended Care and Academic Affairs have sponsored a number of symposia in the field of Gerontology
Myths and realities : a study of attitudes toward Vietnam era veterans, submitted by the Veterans' Administration to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, United States Senate by Louis Harris and Associates( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A follow-up study of war neuroses by Norman Q Brill( Book )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study is the result of cooperative efforts between governmental agencies and also represents a partnership of government and civilian medicine. It would be difficult to overemphasize the pertinency of the subject matter to our national welfare. The experiences of two world wars and their aftermaths demand imaginative and exhaustive investigations of causative, therapeutic and rehabilitative factors in psychiatric illnesses. The pension and compensation functions of the Veterans Administration give factual and startling evidence of these needs. Our defense efforts including the present and future requirements of the armed services, as well as the ever-present spectre of total mobilization in an emergency, all underline the necessity for continued evaluation of the manpower resources of the nation. This includes a study of psychiatric morbidity and how it can be more effectively combated, as well as treated, together with an analysis of the optimum use of the disabled, particularly those with marginal disabilities. This inquiry into the "war neuroses" offers the opportunity for an examination of our present knowledge of the psychoneuroses, particularly as applied to the military setting. It provides a well-documented record of the results of selection, preventive efforts and treatment and rehabilitative procedures. It allows a thoughtful evaluation of screening criteria, assignment methods and treatment programs. It permits conclusions to be drawn with profit to civilian psychiatry, the military and those charged with the after-care of the veteran. That this difficult and laborious research effort could be brought to fruition constitutes a recognition of the dedication and resourcefulness of the authors and those who assisted them. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2005 APA, all rights reserved)
Legacies of Vietnam : comparative adjustment of veterans and their peers : a study( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical devices and the Veterans Administration( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The occupational outlook : current supplement to Occupational outlook handbook( )

in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy : an adjunct to the management of osteoradionecrosis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the therapeutic basis for hyperbaric oxygen, presents the common delivery systems, describes the protocol for the therapy dependent on patient presentation, and demonstrates how this adjunctive therapy enables patients suffering from osteoradionecrosis to be surgically reconstructed
Reality and dream; psychotherapy of a Plains Indian by George Devereux( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Older veterans : linking VA and community resources( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of former prisoners of war : a study by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government loses revenue because of low medical care charges to liable third parties : report to the Congress of the United States by United States( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Code of Federal regulations by United States( )

in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special edition of the Federal register, containing a codification of documents of general applicability and future effect as of ... with ancillaries
A follow-up study of head wounds in World War II by A. Earl Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VA health care : changes needed to improve resource allocation to health care networks by United States( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do I get started with changing my eating habits( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Older veterans : linking VA and community resources
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Veterans Affairs

controlled identityUnited States. Pension Bureau

controlled identityUnited States. Veterans' Bureau

Administrator of Veterans Affairs United States

√Čtats-Unis Administrator, Veterans' Affairs

Information Service United States, Veterans Administration

United States Administrator of Veterans Affairs

United States Administrator, Veterans' Affairs

United States Information Service

United States. Veterans administration

US Veterans Administration


VA (Veterans Administration)

Veterans Administration

Veterans Administration United States

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