Posted 19 May 2014 in StressPoints by Judith A. Cohen, MD and Emily B. Goldberg, Esq.
ISTSS recently joined an Amicus Brief filed on behalf of the defendants (the Governor of New Jersey et al, and Garden State Equality) in the case of Tara King et al. to prevent the use of Sexual Orientation Change Efforts (SOCE) for minor children after sexual abuse.
Posted 18 May 2014 in StressPoints by Sarah Wilson, MA
Due to logistical and financial obstacles, many trauma specialists who live and work in low- and middle-income countries are unable to travel to the ISTSS Annual Meeting. ISTSS addresses this situation by fostering international research, clinical work and discourse through its Travel Grant Program.
Posted 21 May 2014 in StressPoints by Eva Alisic, PhD, Sadie Larsen, PhD, and Alyson Zalta, PhD
Many young investigators will become leaders in mental health research in the near future.
Posted 16 May 2014 in StressPoints
Making a Difference in the World: ISTSS and Societal Impact
Posted 19 May 2014 in StressPoints by ISTSS
Jennifer Freyd, PhD, an ISTSS member, Professor of Psychology at the University of Oregon, and national authority on betrayal and sexual abuse, took part in a White House event April 29 that included a major announcement about the effort to address sexual assaults on college campuses.
Posted 19 May 2014 in StressPoints by Patrice Keats, PhD
Patricia Gannon, the sister of Canadian reporter Kathy Gannon, spoke to CBC’s Carol Off about the serious wounding of her sister and the shooting death of photographer Anja Niedringhaus while the two journalists were working for the Associate Press in eastern Afghanistan on April 4, 2014.