Pharmacological enhancement of behavioral therapy: focus on posttraumatic stress disorder.

@article{Choi2010PharmacologicalEO,
  title={Pharmacological enhancement of behavioral therapy: focus on posttraumatic stress disorder.},
  author={Dennis C. Choi and Barbara O. Rothbaum and Maryrose Gerardi and Kerry J. Ressler},
  journal={Current topics in behavioral neurosciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={2},
  pages={279-99}
}
Improved efficacy in the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other anxiety disorders is urgently needed. Traditional anxiety treatments of hypnosis and psychodynamic therapy may be of some help, but uncontrolled studies lead to inconclusive results on the efficacy of these treatment techniques. There is a larger literature supporting the… CONTINUE READING