A longitudinal study of changes in psychological responses to continuous terrorism.

@article{Gelkopf2013ALS,
  title={A longitudinal study of changes in psychological responses to continuous terrorism.},
  author={Marc Gelkopf and Zahava Solomon and Avraham Bleich},
  journal={The Israel journal of psychiatry and related sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={100-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The impact of ongoing terror over time has received little attention. This study assesses longitudinally prevalence and predictors of posttraumatic stress symptoms' trajectories, namely resistance, resilience, late-onset and chronicity in the course of intensive and ongoing terror. METHOD Two surveys were performed at a two-year interval among 153 Jewish Israeli adults. RESULTS Results show probable PTSD prevalence, number of traumatic stress related symptoms (TSRS), and rate of… CONTINUE READING