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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in the Military

Jackson & MacNichol Attorneys at Law 800-524-3339 http://www.VeteransBenefits.com. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD) has been called “the signature disability from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.” However, many of our WWII Vets and other veterans suffer in silence with this condition. We want to say to you that there is help. Money certainly won’t solve your… Read More »

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Children and Teens

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a major trauma. Children and teens with PTSD can have a number of symptoms after a trauma that fall into three categories: 1. Reliving the trauma in some way. 2. Attempts to avoid anything that reminds the child or… Read More »

PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Barbara Rothbaum, PhD, an expert in the treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), describes its symptoms and the various treatments currently available. PTSD commonly affects war Veterans, but may also affect those who’ve experienced other traumatic events such as accidents, natural or man-made disasters, and abuse. Rothbaum, a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and… Read More »

Dr. Julian Ford – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Assessment & Treatment Planning

Dr. Julian Ford – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Assessment & Treatment Planning Current approaches to PTSD screening, self-report assessment, structured interview diagnostic assessment, and clinician rating of current symptoms and change over time will be described, highlighting specific measures developed consistent with DSM-5 PTSD criteria. Key considerations for treatment planning and ongoing monitoring of response to… Read More »

Tho’wayz – A family of CPTSD (Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

This is a documentive story of a lost family. In 2007, the people in this family have separated themselves. Some, as far back as 45 years, without knowing that of the initial 7 children that lived; another 3 grew to adulthood and only 1 had the courage to find them all and the woman who… Read More »

PTSD I: Describing and diagnosing post-traumatic stress disorder

In the first of a two-part programme, psychologists Professor Mark Creamer and Assoc Professor Meghan O’Donnell explain post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, its diagnosis, and how it’s been viewed historically. With host Jennifer Cook.  Source: Youtube

Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder | Professor Chris Brewin

Professor Chris Brewin draws on a lifetime of psychiatry research to explain the dual-representation theory of PTSD, and explore what this means for how flashbacks may be treated. Professor Chris Brewin FBA FMedSci is Professor of Clinical Psychology at University College London. He gave this presentation ‘Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder’ as part of the Academy… Read More »