New DSM-5 PTSD guilt and shame symptoms among Italian earthquake survivors: Impact on maladaptive behaviors.

@article{Carmassi2017NewDP,
  title={New DSM-5 PTSD guilt and shame symptoms among Italian earthquake survivors: Impact on maladaptive behaviors.},
  author={Claudia Carmassi and Carlo Antonio Bertelloni and Camilla Gesi and Ciro Conversano and Paolo Stratta and Gabriele Massimetti and Alessandro Rossi and Liliana Dell'osso},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2017},
  volume={251},
  pages={142-147}
}
Important changes were introduced concerning posttraumatic-stress disorder (PTSD) by the DSM-5 recognizing the role of negative emotions such as guilt and shame, but little evidence is yet available on their prevalence in population assessed by means of DSM-5 criteria. In this study we explored the rates of guilt and shame DSM-5 PTSD diagnostic symptoms… CONTINUE READING