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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorder (also known as posttraumatic stress disorder or PTSD) is a severe anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to any event that results in psychological trauma. This event can involve the threat of death to oneself or to someone else, or to one's own or someone else's physical, sexual, or psychological integrity, overwhelming the individual's ability to cope. As an effect of psychological trauma, PTSD is less frequent and more enduring than the more commonly seen acute stress response.

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Coping with Flashbacks: Goals and Techniques for Handling the Memories Written by Sean Bennick 49207
Guilt Following Traumatic Events Written by Kathleen Nader, DSW 44760
My Nervous Breakdown: The Onset of PTSD Written by Sean Bennick 17255
Reliving Trauma: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Written by National Institute of Mental Health 16831
6 Ways To Help Soldiers Cope With Post-traumatic Written by Susan Lee-Titus 15635
What Is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder? Written by Derek Wood, RN 13714
Brief Introduction to Flashbacks Written by Sean Bennick 12892
Major Depressive Disorder: A Condition That Frequently Co-Occurs with PTSD Written by Janice L. Krupnick, Ph.D. 12161
Victims of Disasters: Helping People Recover Written by Erwin R. Parson, PhD, ABPP 11431
Secret Diet Disasters of Trauma Survivors Written by Angie Panos, PhD, CEAP 10933
Healing from Shame Associated with Traumatic Events Written by Angie Panos, PhD, CEAP 8949
Trauma and PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment with Hypnotherapy Written by Peter James Field 8847
Overview on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Written by Alien . 8767
The Facts About PTSD Written by National Women's Health Information Center 8469
PTSD: Treatment Options Written by iSyke . 8148
Shell Shock Written by Gerry J. Gilmore 7890
PTSD: Quick Facts Written by iSyke . 7547
PTSD: What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder ? Written by iSyke . 5892
Coping With Disasters Written by Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration 5125