Psychosis as precipitating trauma for PTSD: a treatment strategy.

Abstract

Parallels between the experience of living with a psychotic illness and that of PTSD as a response to combat stress are explored, and similarities with respect to a loss of a sense of self are examined. Therapeutic implications of the possible connection between the two disorders are delineated in terms of a three-stage psychosocial recovery model.

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@article{WilliamsKeeler1994PsychosisAP, title={Psychosis as precipitating trauma for PTSD: a treatment strategy.}, author={L Williams-Keeler and Heather I Milliken and Becky Jones}, journal={The American journal of orthopsychiatry}, year={1994}, volume={64 3}, pages={493-8} }