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Improving the Mental Health of War-Affected Populations
Kenneth E. Miller Ph.D.
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Kenneth E. Miller, Ph.D., a psychologist and writer currently based in Amsterdam, is the author of War Torn: Stories of Courage, Love, and Resilience.