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December 6, 2013

New paper by Matthias Knefel and past president Brigitte Lueger-Schuster on the evaluation of ICD-11 PTSD and CPTSD diagnostic criteria.

The International Classification of Diseases (11th revision, ICD-11) will be finalized in 2015. With the […]
November 25, 2013

ESTSS expresses its condolences and offers support to Latvia after shopping center tragedy

ESTSS expresses its condolences and offers support to Latvia after shopping center tragedy A very sad […]
November 15, 2013

The Dutch Speaking Society (NtVP) proudly presents its Certificate for Traumatic Stress Professionals

In the Netherlands there is a lot of activity going on in the field of […]
September 12, 2013

New regulation for publication fees for EJPT for papers submitted after October 1st 2013

Dear Members and interested authors, For papers submitted after October 1st, 2013, a limited charge […]
August 30, 2013

Latest study on common genetic factors for different psychiatric disorders

Genetic relationship between five psychiatric disorders estimated from genome-wide SNPs Past research has shown that […]
August 23, 2013

Syria crisis: Child refugees reach ‘one million’

UN agencies say the number of children forced to flee Syria has reached one million, […]
June 28, 2013

Young Minds Group and Listserv launched at the ESTSS conference Bologna

At the 13th ESTSS conference in Bologna, Prof. Lutz Wittmann invited young researchers for the […]
June 5, 2013

Protests in Turkey: Humanitarian Call by ESTSS Board

On 2nd of June 2013, the Psychiatric Association of Turkey distributed a press release about the […]
May 24, 2013

Result of ESTSS board elections 2013-2015

Dear ESTSS Members, thank you for supporting the elections with your votes! I would like […]
May 10, 2013

Proposals for mental disorders specifically associated with stress ICD-11 online in Lancet

The WHO ICD-11 group for mental disorders specifically associated with stress has published a proposal […]
April 26, 2013

ESTSS Board Elections 2013-2015 will start on Monday 29th of April

Dear ESTSS members, the board member elections will start on Monday the 29th of April. […]
April 11, 2013

ESTSS Conference: Pre-conference Workshops and Panels are online!

Pre-conference Workshops and Panels are online! Pre-Conference Workshops – PCW - Workshops are full or […]
March 22, 2013

Military Suicides in 2012 Hit Record High

The 2012 tally of military suicides is a sobering 349, almost one per day, more […]
March 20, 2013

Hotspots in Trauma Memories and Their Relationship to Successful Trauma-Focused Psychotherapy

Imaginal exposure is an essential element of trauma-focused psychotherapies for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Exposure […]
February 11, 2013

Global Collaboration of Traumatic Stress Societies

Global Collaboration ESTSS joins Global Collaboration on a very moving topic. „Child Abuse and Neglect: […]
February 4, 2013

Egyptian protester dies after suspected police torture

Egyptian protesters at the funeral of Mohamed el-Guindy, who is said to have been beaten […]
January 27, 2013

Today is Holocaust Memorial Day

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: "Denying historical facts, especially on such an important subject as the […]
January 21, 2013

HRW: Kenya: Don’t Force 55,000 Refugees Into Camps

The Kenyan authorities should halt their plan to forcibly move 55,000 registered refugees and asylum […]
January 21, 2013

PTSD and gene variants: New pathways and new thinking

Family and twin studies have found that risk for PTSD is associated with an underlying […]
December 14, 2012

European Journal of Psychotraumatology 2-year anniversary

European Journal of Psychotraumatology 2-year anniversary In December 2012 the European Journal of Psychotraumatology (EJPT)  exists […]
December 10, 2012

Prof. Vedat Sar is new ESTSS president elect 2013-2015

New president elect 2013-2015 At the board meeting in Lisbon on November 22nd 2012 Prof. […]
December 5, 2012

Social Support Moderates Posttraumatic Stress and General Distress After Disaster

Social support buffers the negative impact of stressful events. Less, however, is known about the […]
December 5, 2012

Philippines: Typhoon Bopha death toll rises

The death toll from a powerful storm battering the southern Philippines has risen to about […]
November 26, 2012

Congo’s army accused of rape and looting as M23 rebels win image war

Congolese soldiers 'drunk, angry and paranoid' in contrast to apparent order of rebels, but both […]
September 14, 2012

Khmer Rouge defendant ruled unfit for Cambodian genocide trial

Khmer Rouge defendant Ieng Thirith ruled unfit for Cambodian genocide trial due to dementia. One […]
September 14, 2012

Effect of Acute Posttrauma Propranolol on PTSD

Effect of Acute Posttrauma Propranolol on PTSD Outcome and Physiological Responses During Script-Driven Imagery In […]
September 9, 2012

Gift from within

An International Charity for Survivors of Trauma and Victimization ….. dedicated to those who suffer […]
September 9, 2012

Georgian Society of Psychotrauma

The objective of the Society is promoting the advancement and exchange of knowledge about severe […]