What is the role of culture in the mental health of help seekers who have experienced traumas? Given that trauma occurs in every culture, knowledge of how culture may impact symptom expression is of crucial importance in understanding the psychological difficulties and strengths of trauma survivors. Read more...
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Preventing Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Where Are We?
Posted: Mar 24, 2014
Assessment of Post-Traumatic Injury Risk: Whom Should We Keep an Eye On?
Posted: Feb 21, 2014
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Richard Bryant, PhD, will review evidence of how Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries and PTSD intersect with attention to problems of different diagnosis. Reserve your spot today.
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Nancy Kassam-Adams, PhDBank Robbery - A Neglected Potential Traumatic Exposure?
Maj Hansen, MScLeaving Home to Become Stronger: Maori LGBT in New Zealand
Paul Reynolds, PhD, Cherryl Smith, PhD and Leonie Pihama, PhD
Carly B. Dierkhising, MA and Shawn Marsh, PhD
May 30, 2014
Trauma Talks 2014: Advancing Cultural Understandings in Trauma-Informed Care
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
June 1 - 6, 2014
Dubrovnik Summer School of Psychotraumatology 2014
ISTSS is an international, interdisciplinary professional organization that promotes advancement and exchange of knowledge about traumatic stress. This knowledge includes: