Tag Archives: Research

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Women Veterans

2015 Health Equity Research Snapshot: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Women Veterans (Minneapolis VA Health Care System) Researchers use brain imaging to identify biological indicators of PTSD in women and genetic tests to understand why some women will develop PTSD while others won’t. Source: Youtube

Undergraduate Research at Messiah College: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

This video, “Undergraduate Research at Messiah College: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder,” features Associate Professor of Biopsychology Jennifer Thomson and biochemistry major Kelly Striker ’18 working together on research to investigate potential pharmaceutical interventions for the prevention of post-traumatic stress disorder. To learn more about undergraduate student research at Messiah College and to view the full video… Read More »

Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder | Professor Chris Brewin

Professor Chris Brewin draws on a lifetime of psychiatry research to explain the dual-representation theory of PTSD, and explore what this means for how flashbacks may be treated. Professor Chris Brewin FBA FMedSci is Professor of Clinical Psychology at University College London. He gave this presentation ‘Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder’ as part of the Academy… Read More »

Dr Edna Foa – The treatment, research and history of OCD recovery (Ep111)

In episode 111 I interviewed Dr Edna Foa. Edna is a Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania and Director of the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety. She has devoted her academic career to study the psychopathology and treatment of anxiety disorders, primarily obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), post traumatic stress… Read More »

MDMA for PTSD

I made this video after I learned that the FDA granted a breakthrough therapy designation for MDMA in PTSD therapy. MDMA is often used illegally on the street and is a Schedule 1 – illegal to use or have drug. It obviously interesting and may require rescheduling to schedule 2. MDMA is also known as… Read More »