|aHandbook of PTSD :|bscience and practice /|cedited by Matthew J. Friedman, Terence M. Keane, Patricia A. Resick.
|aNew York :|bGuilford Press,|cc2007.
|axv, 592 p. ;|c27 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and indexes.
|aPTSD: twenty-five years of progress and challenges -- The history of trauma in psychiatry -- A psychological history of PTSD -- Psychological theories of PTSD -- The epidemiology of trauma and PTSD -- Risk pathways for PTSD: making sense of the literature -- Remembering and forgetting -- Trauma-induced dissociation -- Neurocircuitry and neuroplasticity in PTSD -- Neurobiological alternations associated with PTSD -- Gene-environment interactions: twin studies and gene research in the context of PTSD -- Gender issues in PTSD -- The prevalence and impact of child traumatic stress -- Trauma in older adults -- Assessment of PSTD and its comorbidities in adults -- Early intervention for trauma -- Psychosocial treatments for PTSD -- Psychosocial approaches for children with PTSD -- Pharmacotherapy for PTSD -- Trauma exposure and physical health -- Cultural issues and trauma -- PTSD and the law -- Emerging treatments for PTSD -- Risk, vulnerability, resistance, and resilience: toward an integrative conceptualization of posttraumatic adaptation -- Public mental health interventions following disasters and máss violence -- Key questions and an agenda for future research.
|aPost-traumatic stress disorder|v Handbooks, manuals, etc.