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Adolescent Mental Health after a Disaster: A First Look at Tornadoes
Posted: Mon, 03 Mar 2014
There have been numerous natural disasters around the world in recent years. These disasters disrupt the lives of communities and have been associated with increased rates of psychopathology across the lifespan. Although much is known about adult fun... ...

The December 2013 issue of Traumatic StressPoints is now available!
Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2013
Read the December 2013 issue of Traumatic StressPoints.


The October 2013 issue of Traumatic StressPoints is now available!
Posted: Fri, 04 Oct 2013
The October 2013 issue of Traumatic StressPoints is now available.


Traumatic Stress in the News

ISTSS Past-President Releases New Study: PTSD Doubles Diabetes Risk in Women
Posted: Wed, 07 Jan 2015
Women with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have a two-fold increased risk for type 2 diabetes, according to a new study."When we are under stress we are more likely to get sick, but women with PTSD are in this extreme stress respons... ...

ISTSS Member Contributes to New England Public Radio Documentary
Posted: Wed, 19 Nov 2014
ISTSS member, Dr. Kate McLaughlin, contributes to the documentary "Life After Stress." The piece was produced at New England Public Radio by Karen Brown and edited by Sam Hudzik, with production assistance from Cathleen O'Keefe. Support for this proj... ...

New Research Study Released at ISTSS Annual Meeting
Posted: Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Children Parent Children Differently Based on Child Gender, New Research Finds MIAMI, FL. -- November 7, 2014 -- Mothers with a history of sexual abuse reported less warmth toward their daughters compared to their... ...

Continuing Education

Earn CEs conveniently online without the cost and inconvenience of travel.  Plus - members enjoy reduced rates!

For Credit Offerings:

  • Journal CE - Each issue of the Journal for Traumatic Stress Studies offers 3 continuing education credits.  Credits can be purchased by month or with a discounted subscription.
  • Recorded Pre-Meeting Institute Sessions from the 2009 Annual Meeting offered for 4 credits each. PMI-11 is eligible for Ethics credits.
  • Recorded Master Clinician Sessions (coming soon) - Several sessions were recorded at the 2009 Annual Meeting and will be available for 1.5 hours of CE credit each.

Non-Credit Offering:



ISTSS offers Public Education Pamphlets that provide a readily accessible introduction to important trauma-related issues, including:

For even more trauma-related resources for professionals, click here.



ISTSS is the world's largest professional membership organization specializing in the field of traumatic stress. It is an international, multidisciplinary organization that promotes the advancement and exchange of knowledge about severe stress and trauma. ISTSS embraces and presents perspectives across races, ethnicities, and cultures.


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2010 Meetings

ISTSS 26th Annual Meeting

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November 4-6, 2010
Pre-Meeting Institutes Nov. 3, 2010
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel,
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Keynote Addresses
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