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Counseling Diagnostic Assessment Vignette #26 – Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

This counseling diagnostic assessment vignette demonstrates an interview with a client (played by an actress) who exhibits symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Source: Youtube

Counseling Diagnostic Assessment Vignette #27 – Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

This counseling diagnostic assessment vignette demonstrates an interview with a client (played by an actress) who exhibits symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Source: Youtube

Counseling Diagnostic Assessment Vignette #25 – Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

This counseling diagnostic assessment vignette demonstrates an interview with a client (played by an actress) who exhibits symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Source: Youtube

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

On Wednesday, April 2, the Fort Hood Army base in Texas was rocked by a shooting that left four dead and 16 wounded. Since then, military officials revealed that the alleged shooter, Ivan Lopez, was being assessed for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) — a mental illness that has become associated with veterans of war. Natchaug… Read More »

PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Barbara Rothbaum, PhD, an expert in the treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), describes its symptoms and the various treatments currently available. PTSD commonly affects war Veterans, but may also affect those who’ve experienced other traumatic events such as accidents, natural or man-made disasters, and abuse. Rothbaum, a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and… Read More »