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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – Effective Treatments and Clinical Trials

JoAnn Difede, Ph.D., Judith Cukor, Ph.D., and Megan E. Olden, Ph.D., of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s Psychiatry Department discuss effective evidence based treatments for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and describe how those living with PTSD can benefit from clinical trials. Discussed treatments include Exposure Therapy which is sometimes augmented by Virtual Reality based therapy. These… Read More »

Overcoming Trauma & Abuse | Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Overcoming trauma and abuse can be challenging since it’s not only difficult to discuss, but also difficult to let go of. But, it is possible if you put your mind to it and focus on your goals and are persistent. By eliminating existing abuse, facing the memories and letting go of them, creating distractions to… Read More »