CONCENTRATION-CAMP SYNDROME

an alternative version of PTSD endured by survivors of concentration camps. Chronic stress warning signs in concentration camp patients comprise of serious anxiousness, protection against anxiousness, an obsessive brooding state, psychosomatic responses, depression, and survivor remorse cultivated by staying alive when so many other people passed away.

CONCENTRATION-CAMP SYNDROME: "Jessica was stunned to learn the aversion her grandfather had toward the family was nothing at all of a personal nature, but due to concentration-camp syndrome."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONCENTRATION-CAMP SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/concentration-camp-syndrome/ (accessed February 17, 2020).
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