TITLE

Addressing PTSD

AUTHOR(S)
Moreland, Jessica
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
PN;Aug2010, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). It says that PTSD is an anxiety disorder following a traumatic experience characterized by recurrent recollection of the event and intense psychological distress and physiological reactivity when exposed or cued to a similar event. It mentions several symptoms of PTSD including avoidance of thoughts or conversations on the event, inability to recall aspects of the trauma, and estranged and detachment feelings.
ACCESSION #
52111360

 

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