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September 9, 2012

L’Association de Langue Française pour l’Etude du Stress et du Trauma (ALFEST)

L'Association de Langue Française pour l'Etude du Stress et du Trauma (ALFEST) est une association […]
September 9, 2012

The Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ASTSS)

The Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ASTSS) is a forum for extending the understanding […]
September 9, 2012

Amnesty International (AI)

Amnesty International (AI) is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human […]
September 7, 2012

Quakes hit southwestern China

Beijing (CNN) -- A series of earthquakes in southwestern China Friday killed at least 64 […]
September 3, 2012

Complex PTSD: Implications for DSM-5

Complex PTSD:  Implications for DSM-5 In their invited article, Resick and collegues review the complex […]
August 30, 2012

Tropical Storm Isaac in Southern Louisiana

Tropical Storm Isaac, which made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane on Tuesday, is moving […]
August 26, 2012

The American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress

The American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress is a multidisciplinary network of professionals who […]
August 25, 2012

Breivik accepts verdict

The massmurder Anders Behring Breivik has accepted his verdict. The ESTSS wishes to Norway that the […]
August 25, 2012

Humanitarian crisis caused by Syrian fightings

International relief agencies reported an alarming increase in Syrian refugees on Friday... read more in […]
August 23, 2012

Save the date: ESTSS Conference in Bologna 2013

The 13th conference of ESTSS will take place in Bologna (Italy) from 6th to 9th […]
August 21, 2012

Article: Factors Related to Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Adolescence.

Nooner and collegues review studies of PTSD in adolescence published from 2000 to 2011. This […]
August 10, 2012

Article: Negative expectancies in PTSD

PTSD is a disorder that theoretically and clinically is thought to be associated with persistent […]
August 1, 2012

Article: Evidence-based pharmacotherapy of PTSD

There are questions regarding the efficacy of medications in the treatment of PTSD, despite general […]
July 24, 2012

Article: Source memory errors associated with reports of flashbacks

The qualities of flashbacks could under certain circumstances lead to source memory errors. Participants with […]
July 19, 2012

Article: Sexual violence by occupational forces during and after WWII

Data on experience and witness of sexual violence during World War II (WWII) and subsequent […]
July 6, 2012

Article: Long-Term Impact of War on Healthcare Costs

Sabes-Figuera and collegues aimed to measure use of health services in an adult population who […]
July 5, 2012

Soldiers seeking routine medical care now get PTSD screening as well – News – Stripes

The US Army is asking soldiers who go to the doctor for ailments such as […]
July 3, 2012

Article: Review-The dissociative subtype of PTSD

A dissociative subtype of PTSD is being considered for inclusion in the forthcoming DSM-5 to […]
June 30, 2012

Wartorn 1861 -2010

For those people who subscribe to HBO, this documentary chronicles the lingering effects of combat […]
June 29, 2012

The financial costs of combat

Changing trends for war-disability claims - Army News | News from Afghanistan & Iraq - […]
June 25, 2012

Article: PTSD, neuroscience, and the law

Neuroscience is slowly discovering the neural bases of PTSD and other psychiatric ailments and is […]
June 17, 2012

10 tips for helping someone with PTSD

Article on helping veterans with PTSD also signposts visitors to further resources from the Wounded […]
June 14, 2012

Options Expand for Healing PTSD

Military.com talks about the ever growing options for helping treat PTSD. It's good that treatment […]
June 11, 2012

DSM-5 Update on Dissociative Disorders

This article provides an overview of the process of developing the 5th edition of the […]
October 11, 2010

Thailand begins deportation of more than 4,000 Hmong asylum seekers

Thailand began deporting more than 4,000 Hmong asylum seekers in secret today , drawing widespread […]
October 11, 2010

Spectre of war threatens human disaster in Sudan, aid groups warn

International diplomacy to support a fragile peace deal in Sudan must intensify or the south of […]
October 11, 2010

Comorbidity of PTSD and depression in Korean War veterans: Prevalence, predictors, and impairment

Abstract Rates of PTSD and depression are high in Korean War veterans. The prevalence and […]
October 11, 2010

Severely stressful events and dementia: A study of an elderly Greek demented population

Abstract There is evidence that proneness to experience psychological distress is a risk factor for […]