PTSD – Here Are 5 Ways To Cope With It

By Mohit Bansal Chandigarh. https://thriveglobal.com/stories/ptsd-here-are-5-ways-to-cope-with-it/ PTSD can be a challenging ride to follow and here are some solutions that can act as companions on that ride PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) is one of the biggest and serious mental health issues nowadays. Many people fight with this menace daily and only a few manage to…

When Is One Psychotherapy Better Than Another?

One behavior of therapists that can address the science-practice gap Michael S. Scheeringa M.D. https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/stress-relief/201909/when-is-one-psychotherapy-better-another A “science-practice gap” is a situation in which something that has been proven by research fails to be accepted.  Going back hundreds of years, scientists demonstrated repeatedly that the earth revolved around the sun, but many failed to believe that…

Florida – UCF Restores to launch ‘pop-up’ PTSD treatment using virtual reality

By Malak Saleh  – News intern, Orlando Business Journal Photo Jim Carchidi / Orlando Business Journal – An example of UCF Restores’ virtual-reality headset display that works in tandem with the software to create the trauma exposure therapy. https://www.bizjournals.com/orlando/news/2019/09/02/ucf-restores-to-launch-pop-upptsd-treatment-using.html UCF Restores, a clinical research center at the University of Central Florida that specializes in the treatment…

Post-traumatic stress disorder NICE guideline [NG116] Published date: December 2018

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng116/chapter/Recommendations#access-to-care Recommendations 1.1 Recognition of post-traumatic stress disorder 1.2 Assessment and coordination of care 1.3 Access to care 1.4 Principles of care 1.5 Language and culture 1.6 Management of PTSD in children, young people and adults 1.7 Care for people with PTSD and complex needs 1.8 Disaster planning Terms used in this guideline People have…