A new study found Written Exposure Therapy, a five-session psychotherapy program used to treat PTSD is just as effective as the commonly used Cognitive Processing Therapy, a 12-session psychotherapy program. Learn more: https://t.co/9IgA4LZgKd @ScienceDaily
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PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) is a disorder in which the person relives a traumatic event. Complex PTSD is a psychological disorder that is linked to repetitive, prolonged traumatic incidents. The trauma involves harm and/or abandonment by a caregiver, such as a parent or family member, or an interpersonal relationship that has an unbalanced power dynamic. People …
Brandon Heffinger writes that Congress must do more to guarantee medical benefits to veterans who’ve been less than honorably discharged because of post-traumatic stress disorder.
The trauma of war can harm the children of soldiers once they’re home–but it doesn’t have to.
You don’t have to be in the military to have experiences that could lead to post-traumatic stress disorder, a doctor says.
The trauma of war can harm the children of soldiers once theyâre homeâbut it doesnât have to.