Lecture 3 stress

Case study video causal factors in posttraumatic

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Unformatted text preview: PTSD diagnosis – only aQer one month post- trauma o Prior to this: acute stress disorder PTSD After Exposure to Specific Stressors Military combat 12-16% PTSD Vietnam 21% PTSD Iraq and Afghanistan Prisoner of war, concentration camp, and torture experience Traumas caused by human intent Accidents or natural disasters Comorbidity with suicide, depression, alcohol use, substance use disorders etc. CASE STUDY- video Causal Factors in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder True or false? Most people exposed to a trauma will develop PTSD? Individual Risk Factors ? Individual Risk Factors High cognitive abil...
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