Tag Archives: Medicine

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 »

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, the brain and the memory | Israel Liberzon

This Center for Evolution and Medicine Seminar features Israel Liberzon, Theophile Raphael Professor of Neuroscience; Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Michigan. Emotional dysregulation (exaggerated or inappropriate emotional response) and inability to cognitively modulate this response, are the hallmarks of Psychiatric disorders like Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Phobia, and Depression. One… Read More »