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CASE STUDY: Jamie Jamie is a 26-year-old African American Female who was recently discharged from the Army on medical grounds. Jamie has no current interest or hobbies. During her four years in the Army, Jamie experienced high levels of stress and agitation and restlessness which she coped with by drinking heavily. Jamie was sharing a flat with a young man who yelled at her if she smoked and often made unwelcome passes at her. When stressed she would become dizzy, experiencing hot flushes and increased heart rate. This scared Jamie and she thought something was medically wrong. When doctors examined and indicated they could not find a medical cause of her symptoms she would become angry. Jamie would often feel that her past has contributed her current health, and this would cause her to become sad, overwhelmed and sometimes suicidal. When she presented for intake, Jamie has not had any substances for the last 55 days and was

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