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April 6, 2012

PTSD in the media

According to several news items, UCLA researchers have discovered two genes that appear to be […]
March 23, 2012

The effects of traumatic brain injury

The New York Times on Sunday has published a report on the effects of TBI […]
March 20, 2012

Afghan rampage prompts PTSD in military town

BBC news report on the US soldier who is being held for the massacre of […]
March 12, 2012

PTSD diagnosis rates rise among female troops

The Navy Times reported that PTSD diagnosis rates have risen among female troops http://www.navytimes.com/news/2012/03/military-times-2012-poll-ptsd-diagnosis-rates-rise-female-troops-031212w/
March 9, 2012

Article: Treating trauma in psychosis with EMDR

 Treating trauma in psychosis with EMDR: A pilot study. Van den Berg and van der […]
March 9, 2012

Article: Preventing dropout with systems therapy approach

Innovations in Practice: Preliminary evidence for effective family engagement in treatment for child traumatic stress-trauma […]
March 9, 2012

Article: Behind the dissemination: TFCBT for use with children and youth

The data behind the dissemination: A systematic review of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy for use […]
March 9, 2012

Article: Exposure therapy for older adults

A self-administered, mild form of exposure therapy for older adults. Individuals coping with stressful events […]
March 9, 2012

Article: Latent classes of posttraumatic psychopathology

Personality-based latent classes of posttraumatic psychopathology: Personality disorders and the internalizing/externalizing model. Prior research using […]
March 9, 2012

Article: Executive functioning in posttraumatic stress disorder

The role of executive functioning in posttraumatic stress disorder: A systematic review. Adequate executive functioning […]
March 9, 2012

Article: Posttraumatic growth and posttraumatic distress.

Posttraumatic growth and posttraumatic distress: A longitudinal study. In their longitudinal study, Dekel et al. […]
March 8, 2012

Article: Neuronal correlates in PTSD

Neuronal correlates in PTSD: Study of the hippocampus and the anterior cingulate gyrus by proton […]
March 7, 2012

Veterans with PTSD vulnerable to opioid problems

A Veterans Affairs study has found that veterans with PTSD were vulnerable to opiod problems. "Veterans of […]
February 29, 2012

Most Israeli firefighters battle PTSD

A new study suggests approximately 90 percent of Israeli fire-fighters have some form of Post […]
February 29, 2012

Survey of soldier health and behavioural issues

Generating health and discipline in the force ahead of the strategic reset‚ÄĚ ‚Äď a 3-year [‚Ķ]
February 29, 2012

Army probes whether PTSD diagnoses were altered to cut costs

A couple of the many news articles on this political hot potato: Army probes whether PTSD […]
February 29, 2012

EMDR and combat trauma

There’s a nice article in the Daily Telegraph about an Air Force reservist’s experience of […]
February 29, 2012

Deployment and alcohol abuse

Soldiers in the National Guard with no history of alcohol abuse are at significant risk […]
February 29, 2012

Film to help soldiers with PTSD

A new film based on the experiences of soldiers in the North West of England […]
February 29, 2012

Training: Best practice for working with veterans

A 1 day conference is being held at York University on Friday 28 September 2012 […]
February 29, 2012

Submit your ISTSS 28th Annual Meeting abstract today!

Submissions Deadline: March 15, 2012, 5:00 p.m. CST Submit an Abstract The 28th Annual Meeting of […]
December 18, 2011

Veterans’ use of anti-anxiety drugs

Use of a class of anti-anxiety drugs fell during the past decade among veterans with […]
December 15, 2011

Writing may help troops with TBI%2C PTSD heal – Air Force News %7C News from Afghanistan %26 Iraq – Air Force Times

Writing may help troops with TBI%2C PTSD heal - Air Force News %7C News from […]
December 10, 2011

VA issues guidelines for handling sexual trauma – Navy News %7C News from Afghanistan %26 Iraq – Navy Times

VA issues guidelines for handling sexual trauma - Navy News %7C News from Afghanistan %26 […]
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 […]