Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

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by erinpurack
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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD is a psychiatric disorder that can occur following the experience or witnessing of life threatening events such as military combat, natural disasters, terrorist incidents, and serious accidents

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatments can help you gain recontrol of your life. Some treatments include:- Cognitive and Exposure Therapy- Neurofeedback -Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)-Antidepressants ex. Zoloft and Paxil-Anti anxiety medications

What is PTSD?

To Learn more about PTSD:http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/index.shtmlhttp://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/25/magazine/a-revolutionary-approach-to-treating-ptsd.html?_r=0http://www.psychguides.com/guides/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-treatment-program-options/

Treatment Options

Post TraumaticStress Disorder

- 7.7 million Americans ages 18+ suffer from PTSD.-70% of people exposed to mass violence have shown signs of PTSD.


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