Mind-Body Practices for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

  title={Mind-Body Practices for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder},
  author={S. Kim and S. Schneider and L. Kravitz and C. Mermier and M. Burge},
  journal={Journal of Investigative Medicine},
  pages={827 - 834}
  • S. Kim, S. Schneider, +2 authors M. Burge
  • Published 2013
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Investigative Medicine
  • Background Mind-body practices are increasingly used to provide stress reduction for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Mind-body practice encompasses activities with the intent to use the mind to impact physical functioning and improve health. Methods This is a literature review using PubMed, PsycINFO, and Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress to identify the effects of mind-body intervention modalities, such as yoga, tai chi, qigong, mindfulness-based stress reduction… CONTINUE READING
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