Tag Archives: NewYork-Presbyterian

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – A Message of Hope

JoAnn Difede, Ph.D., Judith Cukor, Ph.D., and Megan E. Olden, Ph.D., of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s Psychiatry Department provide a message of hope to those living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Evidence suggests there are brief and effective treatments that can help people with PTSD feel better, sleep better and get their lives back. Friends… Read More »

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – Effective Treatments and Clinical Trials

JoAnn Difede, Ph.D., Judith Cukor, Ph.D., and Megan E. Olden, Ph.D., of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s Psychiatry Department discuss effective evidence based treatments for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and describe how those living with PTSD can benefit from clinical trials. Discussed treatments include Exposure Therapy which is sometimes augmented by Virtual Reality based therapy. These… Read More »

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – Stigma

JoAnn Difede, Ph.D., Director of the Program for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Studies at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, describes how stigma is a problem in mental health in general and especially for those living with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). If you or a loved one are living with PTSD, learn about treatment options by calling… Read More »

Burn Patients and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment

The William Randolph Hearst Burn Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center is one of the largest and busiest burn centers in the nation. About 40% of people who are burned develop Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The psychiatrists and psychologists of NewYork-Presbyterian are an integral member of the Burn Center team and have worked to develop… Read More »

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – Bad Behavior

JoAnn Difede, Ph.D., Judith Cukor, Ph.D., and Megan E. Olden, Ph.D,, of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s Psychiatry Department discuss how bad behavior is a common experience in those living with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). If you or a loved one are living with PTSD, learn about treatment options by calling 877-669-2332. You can learn more… Read More »