PTSD symptoms associated with the experiences of psychosis and hospitalisation: a review of the literature.

@article{Berry2013PTSDSA,
  title={PTSD symptoms associated with the experiences of psychosis and hospitalisation: a review of the literature.},
  author={Katherine Berry and Sarah Gordon Ford and Lorna Jellicoe-Jones and Gillian Haddock},
  journal={Clinical psychology review},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={526-38}
}
There is evidence of high rates of PTSD in people with psychosis, but the influence that symptoms or hospitalisation have on PTSD in individuals with psychosis is less clear. This paper reviewed studies investigating the prevalence of PTSD induced as a result of the experience of psychosis and hospitalisation and factors that might influence its development. The review included 24 studies, published between 1980 and 2011. Studies showed high levels of PTSD resulting from the trauma of symptoms… CONTINUE READING