- 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 the right to be involved in discussions and make informed decisions about their care, as described in your care.
Recommendations in this guideline relate to everyone who is at risk of or has post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The guideline has looked at inequalities relating to gender, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, age, homelessness, refugees and asylum seekers, illegal immigrants, undocumented workers, people with neurodevelopmental disorders, people with coexisting conditions, and people who are critically ill.
Making decisions using NICE guidelines explains how we use words to show the strength (or certainty) of our recommendations, and has information about prescribing medicines (including off-label use), professional guidelines, standards and laws (including on consent and mental capacity), and safeguarding.
Full information on PTSD NICE guidelines…..