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September 15, 2010

Posttraumatic stress disorder among survivors of the Wenchuan earthquake 1 year after: prevalence and risk factors

Exposure to earthquakes has been associated with psychological distress in particular, the development of posttraumatic […]
September 15, 2010

The Neural Correlates of Emotional Memory in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is marked by intrusive, chronic, and distressing memories of highly emotional […]
September 15, 2010

Multicomponent Behavioral Treatment for Chronic Combat-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Abstract This study examined the efficacy of a multicomponent cognitive-behavioral therapy, Trauma Management Therapy, which […]
September 15, 2010

Abuse and torture rife in Iraqi prisons

An Amnesty International report has revealed endemic human rights abuses and a lack of accountability […]
September 15, 2010

Flashing Glasses, Trauma Treatment: Can Special Shades Stop Stress Disorder? A New Study Shows How We Can Prevent Some Cases of PTSD

We barely know how to treat mental illnesses, so it's difficult to figure out how […]
September 15, 2010

Ghana trafficking victims find care and comfort in numbers

Local agencies in Ghana struggle with poor funding and complex social systems to re-integrate trafficking […]
September 11, 2010

PTSD Symptom Clusters in Relationship to Alcohol Misuse Among Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans Seeking Post-Deployment VA Health Care

Demographic factors, characteristics of military service, PTSD, and depression were examined as predictors of alcohol […]
September 11, 2010

PTSD Symptom Clusters in Relationship to Alcohol Misuse Among Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans Seeking Post-Deployment VA Health Care

Demographic factors, characteristics of military service, PTSD, and depression were examined as predictors of alcohol […]
July 15, 2010

Prolonged Exposure versus Dynamic Therapy for Adolescent PTSD: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

To examine the efficacy and maintenance of developmentally adapted prolonged exposure therapy for adolescents (PE- […]
July 15, 2010

A cultural approach to recovery assistance following urban disasters

Abstract Using the Kobe earthquake of 1995 and the Mid-Java earthquake of 2006 as case […]
July 15, 2010

Characteristics and organization of the worst moment of trauma memories in posttraumatic stress disorder

It has been proposed that the organization of the worst moment in traumatic memories (“hotspots”) […]
July 11, 2010

Coping with child sexual abuse among college students and post-traumatic stress disorder

The role of continuity of abuse and relationship with the perpetrator The purpose of this […]
July 10, 2010

Obama Loves This Freaky PTSD Treatment; the Pentagon, Not So Much

Military-backed efforts to find an effective treatment for post-traumatic stress are making sluggish progress. The […]
January 26, 2010

Haiti 2010 earthquake

January 12, 2010, at 21:53 UTC, (4:53 pm local time) Haiti was struck by a […]
January 17, 2010

Diversity in the workplace – Members with childhood in war zone

A portion of the uniform members come from various nationalities. Some grew up in war […]
January 11, 2010

Abgeschoben und vergessen

Menschen liegen in ihren Exkrementen, bekommen Medikamente, damit sie ruhig sind. Routine in Pflegeheimen auf […]
July 27, 2009

MSC research Psycho social suppport for veterans families

I am carrying out some research into psycho social support for the families of combat […]
November 30, 2010

Association between exposure to political violence and intimate-partner violence in the occupied Palestinian territory: a cross-sectional study

Intimate-partner violence might increase during and after exposure to collective violence. We assessed whether political […]
November 30, 2010

New scientific evidence supports the concept of post-traumatic mood disorder and an association of post-traumatic mood disorder with c suicide

Article Outline In 2005 the author proposed the concept of post-traumatic mood disorder, he suggested […]
November 30, 2010

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Completed Suicide

Most research regarding posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and suicide has focused on suicidal ideation or […]
November 30, 2010

Posttraumatic growth in Veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom

A growing body of research has examined the prevalence and correlates of psychopathology, mild traumatic […]