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November 2, 2015

Voting for representative of individual members in the new ESTSS board is possible from 2nd to 14th of November 2015.

November 2nd, 2015 Dear ESTSS Individual Members, According to the new ESTSS statutes that was […]
October 18, 2015

Call for Nominations: representative of individual members in the new ESTSS board

Dear ESTSS Individual Members, according to the new ESTSS statutes that was approved in the […]
September 28, 2015

Refugees in crisis – EJPT collection of articles on refugee crisis

With Europe facing what some are calling its greatest refugee crisis since World War II, […]
September 10, 2015

ESTSS Statement on Forced Displacement

ESTSS Statement on Forced Displacement Europe is facing a refugee crisis, the like of which […]
September 1, 2015

Swedish Society for Psychotrauma (Swenska PsykoTraumaFöreningen, SPTF) has been accepted to be a member society of ESTSS (as of August 31th, 2015).

Swedish Society for Psychotrauma (Swenska PsykoTraumaFöreningen, SPTF) has been accepted to be a member society […]
July 10, 2015

The new ESTSS society statutes has been approved at the second General Members Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, on 9th of July

Dear ESTSS members, I am pleased to inform you that the proposed "new" ESTSS society […]
June 25, 2015

The new General Members Meeting regarding proposed (new) ESTSS society statutes will be held in Istanbul, Turkey (Tesvikiye Cad. Dilek Apt. 73/6 Tesvikiye) on 9th of July 2015, at 14.00 Istanbul time (13.00 Amsterdam time). ESTSS members can vote for or against proposed changes using the ESTSS website from 1st to 8th of July 2015.

Dear ESTSS members, The proposed (new) ESTSS society statutes and a text explaining the changes […]
June 16, 2015

ESTSS Awards at the 14th ESTSS Conference 2015 in Vilnius, Lithuania

The Wolter de Loos Award for Distinguished Contribution to Psychotraumatology in Europe goes to Dr. […]
June 15, 2015

ESTSS General Membership Meeting has approved the changes in statutes principally

Following two Strategic Planning Meetings in 2013 and 2014 and communications with member society leaderships […]
June 4, 2015

The proposed (new) ESTSS society statutes and a text explaining the changes will be discussed in the Board meeting as well as in the General Membership Meeting at upcoming ESTSS annual meeting in Vilnius, Lithuania (09-13 June, 2015)

Dear ESTSS members, The proposed (new) ESTSS society statutes and a text explaining the changes […]
May 26, 2015

Establishing the common ground in European psychotraumatology

Citation: European Journal of Psychotraumatology 2015, 6: 28213 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ejpt.v6.28213 Copyright: © 2015 Vedat Şar. This […]
May 21, 2015

Invitation to the General Membership Meeting of ESTSS, June 12th, 2015, 14.00-15.00

Invitation to the General Membership Meeting of ESTSS We would like to invite all ESTSS […]
March 11, 2015

Research priorities for public mental health in Europe: recommendations of the ROAMER project

Eur J Public Health. 2015 Feb 11. pii: cku232. [Epub ahead of print] Research priorities […]
January 21, 2015

“Ukrainian Association of Specialists for Overcoming of Psychological Traumatic Events (UASOPTE)” has been accepted to be a member society by the ESTSS Board meeting of December 13th, 2014 in Zagreb

“Ukrainian Association of Specialists for Overcoming of Psychological Traumatic Events (UASOPTE)” has been accepted to […]
January 16, 2015

The European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS) statement about the recent tragic events in Paris and other acts of terrorism and war in Europe

“ The European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS) wants to express its deep sorrow […]
July 2, 2014

Differences in prevalence rates of PTSD in various European countries explained by war exposure, other trauma and cultural value orientation

BMC Res Notes. 2014 Jun 28;7(1):407. [Epub ahead of print] Differences in prevalence rates of […]
June 11, 2014

ESTSS Vilnius 2015 Conference Website is open

Dear Colleagues, We are proud and happy to invite you to Vilnius, the Capital of […]
May 16, 2014

Recent overview on dissociative identity disorder…

Dissociative identity disorder: An empirical overview Martin J Dorahy, Bethany L Brand, Vedat Şar, Christa […]
May 13, 2014

EFPA statement – European psychology and the Ukraine conflict

The European Federation of Psychologists Association (EFPA)’s Executive Council has issued the following statement about […]
May 9, 2014

Opportunities to be involved in ISTSS Annual Meeting

ISTSS is establishing a standing Annual Meeting Organizing Committee and a standing Scientific Program Committee. […]
April 18, 2014

New meta-analysis on the remission from PTSD in adults

Remission from post-traumatic stress disorder in adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis of long term outcome […]
March 11, 2014

Looking for PSS managers!

The Academisch Medisch Centrum (AMC) is involved in an EU project called OPSIC.  In order to […]
February 28, 2014

New article on the representation of low- and middle-income countries in traumatic stress research

Is traumatic stress research global? A bibliometric analysis Kinga E. Fodor, Johanna Unterhitzenberger, Chia-Ying Chou, […]
January 17, 2014

Blog on Treatment of Trauma-Related Disorders launched

The ESTSS Task Force on Treatments recently launched a new blog to exchange opinions, questions […]
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

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

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

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 […]