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A New Focus on the ‘Post’ in Post-Traumatic Stress


A thoughtful piece from in NY Times International Weekly, yesterday and  first published Dec 24 2012 – David Dobbs suggesting we put the focus on post rather than the trauma in our conception of PTSD.  Mention trauma in mental health … Continue reading

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New name for PTSD could mean less stigma


Article in Washingon Post Fri May 5th about US Army trying to convince the “generals” of the American Psychiatric Association to change the name of PTSD: many troops find the “disorder” label to be disabling, leading to many not seeking help … Continue reading

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