PTSD articles on Wikipedia
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental disorder that can develop after a person is exposed to a traumatic event, such as sexual assault, warfare
Apr 29th 2017

reaction index (abbreviated as the PTSD-Index">UCLA PTSD Index) is a psychiatric assessment tool used to assess symptoms of PTSD in children and young adults. This assessment
Apr 20th 2017

PTSD (album)
PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is the fourth studio album by American hip hop recording artist Pharoahe Monch, released on April 15, 2014 under his
Feb 17th 2017

Complex post-traumatic stress disorder
stress disorder (C-PTSD; also known as complex trauma) is a psychological disorder similar to post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) which results from
May 17th 2017

PTSD Symptom Scale – Self-Report Version
PTSD Symptom ScaleSelf-Report Version (PSS-SR) is a 17-item self-reported questionnaire to assess symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder. Each of
Nov 19th 2016

Child PTSD Symptom Scale
The Child PTSD Symptom Scale (CPSS) is a free checklist designed for children and adolescents to report traumatic events and symptoms that they might feel
Feb 16th 2017

Clinician Administered PTSD Scale
PTSD-Scale">Clinically Administered PTSD Scale (CAPS) is an in-person clinical assessment for measuring posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The assessment includes
May 21st 2017

National PTSD Awareness Day
PTSD-Awareness-Day">National PTSD Awareness Day is a day dedicated to creating awareness regarding PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). It is acknowledged annually on the
Apr 11th 2017

Tsunami PTSD Center
Stress Disorder (PTSD) Center is a nonprofit institution located in Bangkok, Thailand, committed to the study, treatment and education of PTSD and related
Apr 21st 2015

Treatments for combat-related PTSD
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a very broad category involved in psychological disorders. PTSD is "consequence of terrifying occurrences, both
May 5th 2017

Malingering of posttraumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that may develop after an individual experiences a traumatic event. In the United States, the
Jul 9th 2016

Veterans benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder in the United States
wide range of benefits for veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which was incurred in, or aggravated by, their military service. The United
May 25th 2017

Psychological first aid
developed by the National Center for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (NC-PTSD), a section of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, in 2006
Apr 23rd 2016

Childbirth-related posttraumatic stress disorder
not recognized as a condition distinct from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Examples of symptoms of childbirth-related posttraumatic stress disorder
Apr 15th 2017

treat anxiety, such as Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder and PTSD. Antiadrenergic agents inhibit the signals of epinephrine and norepinephrine
Apr 19th 2017

Prolonged exposure therapy
patients with chronic PTSD.[citation needed] The PE therapy was found to be superior to supportive therapy in sexually abused women with PTSD in a randomized
Feb 18th 2016

Acute stress reaction
differentiated from PTSD as a disorder that precedes it, and if symptoms last for more than one month, it will develop into PTSD. It can thus be thought
May 27th 2017

Direct therapeutic exposure
combat veterans, and patients suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), panic disorder, or phobias. Exposure therapy has supporting evidence with
Mar 4th 2017

Warrior Care Network
Warrior Care Network is a national health system of PTSD treatment centers that provide care, travel and accommodations at no cost for United States veterans
May 1st 2017

Edna B. Foa
highly influential. Foa is an expert in post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). The program she has developed for
Mar 15th 2016

Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing
particularly posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It is an evidence-based therapy used to help with the symptoms of PTSD. It is thought that when a traumatic
May 19th 2017

Genetics of posttraumatic stress disorder
Genetics play some role in the development of PTSD. Approximately 30% of the variance in PTSD is caused from genetics alone. For twin pairs exposed to
Nov 4th 2016

Posttraumatic embitterment disorder
they can barely function. PTED patients do not fit the formal criteria for PTSD and can be clinically distinguished from it, prompting the description of
Dec 31st 2016

Jonathan Shay
shifted from neuropathology to the study of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and published a short article linking the combat histories of patients at
Apr 30th 2017

Thank You for Your Service (2017 film)
same name by David Finkel. The film is about posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depicting United States soldiers who try to adjust to civilian life after
May 6th 2017

Shell Shock (Part II)
Westcott suffering from PTSD after his squad was ambushed back in Iraq. "We've been talking to the Navy and the Marines about doing a PTSD story for a long time"
May 22nd 2017

Gender-bias in medical diagnosis
(PTSD) symptoms. The present study utilized regression analysis to examine the unique relationships between various trauma-related cognitions and PTSD
Nov 5th 2016

disorder (PTSD) and cocaine dependence have been completed. In Phase 2 study treatment with nepicastat was not effective in relieving PTSD-associated
Sep 2nd 2016

Counting method
designed to help with the desensitization of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms. The method was designed by psychiatrist Frank Ochberg in the early
Aug 3rd 2016

Pets for Vets
have some degree of PTSD and two thirds of those who screened positive for PTSD are not receiving treatment. People who suffer from PTSD experience anxiety
Nov 9th 2016

Susannah Sheldon
fraud, ergot poisoning, hysteria, and PTSD. One scholar, Mary Beth Norton, argues that Sheldon experienced PTSD because of her connection to the Indian
May 2nd 2017

Cognitive processing therapy
by clinicians to help people recover from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related conditions. It includes elements of cognitive behavioral therapy
Mar 4th 2017

related to their military service such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). War veterans are generally treated with great respect and honour for their
Dec 15th 2016

Peters Township High School
professional baseball player "Principal's Page". Retrieved 2 March 2015.  "Information". Retrieved 2 March 2015Peters
Apr 19th 2017

challenges faced by returning OEF and OIF veterans suffering from depression and PTSD. The program combines the principles of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dec 1st 2016

VA Boston Healthcare System
Science Division of the National Center for PTSD, the Women's Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, and a Geriatric Research Education and
Oct 8th 2016

Rachel Yehuda
PTSD. Her current interests include the study of risk and resilience factors, psychological and biological predictors of treatment response in PTSD,
Jan 17th 2017

Tension & Trauma Releasing Exercises
Tension & Trauma Releasing Exercises (TRE) – alternative method of PTSD (Posttraumatic stress disorder) treatment. Physical exercises that aim to cause
Sep 14th 2016

Sue Sisley
Sisley's study of marijuana use to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) was approved by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. After working at the
Mar 3rd 2017

Madigan Army Medical Center
evaluations before accusations of reversing PTSD diagnoses. The report also concludes that Homas never influenced PTSD diagnoses, and that whistleblowers were
Feb 2nd 2017

Neurovation Labs
treating anxiety disorders and in particular Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Neurovation Labs, formed in 2016 and based in New York City, grew out of
Feb 26th 2017

Judith Lewis Herman
classic study of the diagnostic category post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Trauma and Recovery. There she distinguishes between single-incident traumas
May 22nd 2017

Trauma Screening Questionnaire
screening of posttraumatic stress disorder. The TSQ was adapted from the PTSD Symptom ScaleSelf-Report Version (PSS-SR). This self-reported assessment
Feb 19th 2016

Anxiety buffer disruption theory
anxiety- buffering system. PTSD is related to a breakdown in this system, and noted that veterans with past and present, or ongoing PTSD have shown to have lower
Jan 24th 2017

Eugene Lipov
to report a successful use of stellate ganglion block for hot flashes and PTSD. He has authored multiple publications, book chapters and abstracts as well
Feb 22nd 2017

Joseph Zohar
the Israeli Consortium on PTSD. He currently leads the chief installation of the Israeli Defense Force for the treatment of PTSD. He is a member of the Executive
Dec 14th 2016

Jon Elhai
Stress Disorder (PTSD) Research Lab. Elhai is known for being an expert in the assessment and diagnosis of Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), forensic psychological
May 16th 2016

Dominique de Quervain
research into the use of glucocorticoids (cortisol) in the treatment of PTSD and phobias. He is understood to have found a link between cortisol and forgetting
May 16th 2017

Overgeneral autobiographical memory
such as major depressive disorder (MDD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Research on OGM stemmed from the mood-memory research of the latter 20th
Sep 22nd 2016

Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia
PMID 20663803.  PTSD: National Center for PTSD. (n.d.). Symptoms of PTSD -. Retrieved April 30, 2014, from
May 5th 2017

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