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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 […]
January 15, 2014

new blog on treatments

Dear All welcome to this blog! Dr Tommaso Farma and Prof. Vedat Sar as co-chairs […]
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 […]
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 […]