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2013-09-27 23:25:06

Scientists may soon develop a pill that removes traumatic memories from your brain. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Mental health treatment centers around the world are reviewing a newly released study from the Scripps Research Institute that may allow scientists and drug manufacturers to eventually create memory blocking prescription drugs. Scientists at Scripps Research Institute have studied rat brains and discovered that they are able to eliminate certain strong,...

2013-09-24 13:30:05

Accidents also traumatize small children. Around one in ten children still suffers from a post-traumatic stress disorder a year after a road accident or burn injury, reliving aspects of the traumatic experience in the form of flashbacks or nightmares. In doing so, young children keep replaying the stressful memories while avoiding anything that might remind them of the accident in any way. As a result of this constant alertness to threatening memories, the children can develop sleeping...

2013-09-03 23:26:11

HealthForumOnline (HFO) adds a new continuing education (CE) course to their online CE library, The Psychological Factors in Stalking: Victim and Stalker Characteristics. This online CE course provides information for mental health professionals to assess and treat victims of stalking for psychological injury; identify categories of stalkers; consult and assist law enforcement officials in specific stalking cases and provide clinically relevant interventions to those involved in stalking....

2013-08-19 23:04:23

People who have experienced psychological trauma, as children or adults, have higher rates of obesity, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndrome, and diabetes. On August 29, Praeclarus Press is offering a webinar with health-and-trauma expert Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, who will show how trauma can indeed make you fat--and what trauma survivors can do to reverse this trend. Amarillo, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 The issue of obesity is often portrayed in very simple terms: eat less,...

2013-08-07 23:23:51

In mid-July News.com.au announced ‘Glee’ actor Cory Monteith died from an overdose. The Australian Addiction and Trauma Treatment Centre reacted strongly to the tragic news saying, "Cory’s actions were sadly very typical of someone struggling with underlying emotional issues." Melbourne, Victoria (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 On 14 July 2013, the News.com.au site reported actor Cory Monteith’s overdose which caused his death. The television star was known for his role as Finn...

2013-07-22 23:03:58

During a regularly scheduled live-streaming community call, Dahryn Trivedi will deliver a discourse on the importance of stress in a human's life. Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 On Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Dahryn Trivedi is going to give a discourse on the importance of stress in a human’s prosperity and everyday life. Dahryn is one of the spiritual teachers who have the ability to transmit an unknown energy across the globe, through their thoughts. This energy has the...

2013-07-09 23:01:56

Alexander Youth Network furthers Houston-based Child Trauma Academy’s therapeutic mission. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 As Alexander Youth Network celebrates its special 125th Anniversary year, it also concludes its first full year as an NMT Flagship Organization of The ChildTrauma Academy (CTA), a Houston-based non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of high-risk children through direct service, research and education. The defining characteristics of Flagships include...

2013-06-27 23:22:18

June is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month and YogaFit wants to remind you that there are ways to help heal PTSD, such as breathing and meditation exercises, and several poses, which require no pharmaceutical medication. YogaFit seeks to spread their Yoga For Warriors program that features trainings on how to help those who has suffered from traumatic injury or who currently suffer from PTSD to overcome the disorder. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 YogaFit, the...


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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
2013-07-19 15:31:29

Posttraumatic stress disorder (commonly known as PTSD) is a severe anxiety disorder characterized by adverse anxiety-related experiences, behaviors, and physiological responses that results from exposure to an event that causes psychological trauma. Examples of events that could lead to PTSD include the threat of harm or death to oneself or to someone else, or witnessing an event that overwhelms the individual's ability to cope. Diagnostic symptoms for PTSD include flashbacks or nightmares,...

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