Multi-component treatment for posttraumatic nightmares in Vietnam veterans: two case studies.

@article{Wanner2010MulticomponentTF,
  title={Multi-component treatment for posttraumatic nightmares in Vietnam veterans: two case studies.},
  author={Jill L Wanner and Mary Elizabeth Long and Ellen J. Teng},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric practice},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={243-9}
}
Posttraumatic nightmares (PTNMs) are trauma-related distressing dreams that cause a person to wake up. PTNMs can be a devastating addition to the clinical picture of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), because they can result in increased levels of PTSD symptoms and overall distress and decreased sleep; they are also often resistant to typical PTSD… CONTINUE READING