Bullying: a source of chronic post traumatic stress?

  title={Bullying: a source of chronic post traumatic stress?},
  author={N. Tehrani},
  journal={British Journal of Guidance \& Counselling},
  pages={357 - 366}
  • N. Tehrani
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology
  • British Journal of Guidance & Counselling
This study surveyed 165 care professionals on their experience of workplace bullying. The results showed that in a 2-year period 40% had been bullied and 68% had observed bullying taking place. Of the 67 care professionals that had been bullied 44% were experiencing high levels of PTSD symptoms based on the general factor of the IES-E. However, when these results were examined further it was found that the symptoms clustered rather differently to those of victims of other forms of trauma. In… Expand
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