posttraumatic stress disorder

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Synonyms for posttraumatic stress disorder

an anxiety disorder associated with serious traumatic events and characterized by such symptoms as survivor guilt, reliving the trauma in dreams, numbness and lack of involvement with reality, or recurrent thoughts and images

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This online training program has been developed in line with the Australian Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (2013) with the intention of improving knowledge and practice for mental health providers to help veterans recover, Mr Robert said.
Caption: Thirty-seven percent of patients in the study reported at least mild depression symptoms, and only 7% reported symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder.
The subjects were assessed using the Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Checklist for Civilians, (PCL-C), which rates the severity of PTSD on a scale from 17 to 85.
In adjusted models, combatrelated trauma and pre-deployment insomnia symptoms were significantly associated with higher odds of developing posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and anxiety.
Complex PTSD in victims exposed to sexual and physical abuse: results from the DSM-IV Field Trial for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Traumatic events and posttraumatic stress disorder in an urban population of young adults.
Many of them were also deployed, and some suffered from posttraumatic stress disorder.
Mental illness from anxiety to posttraumatic stress disorder has hit all ranks from privates to top brass.
These feelings of guilt may ultimately manifest themselves as posttraumatic stress disorder.
Their analysis, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Following Myocardial Infarction or Cardiac Surgery, was published in Heart and Mind: The Practice of Cardiac Psychology, a guide focused on the link between human behavior and cardiac health.
AN ex-soldier is running 100 marathons in 100 weeks to highlight the effects of posttraumatic stress disorder.
the leader in the development of neurosteroids for central nervous system disorders, today announced commencement of a proof-of-concept clinical trial of its lead candidate ganaxolone for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
I wanted to ask and comment on your article in the November/December 2010 issue on posttraumatic stress disorder claims.
Reporting their findings in the Journal of Psychopharmacology, Mithoefer and his co-authors conclude that "MDMA-assisted psychotherapy can be administered to posttraumatic stress disorder patients without evidence of harm, and it may be useful in patients refractory to other treatments.