The relation between memory of the traumatic event and PTSD: evidence from studies of traumatic brain injury.

OBJECTIVE This paper focuses on the relation between memory and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). More specifically, it addresses the debate regarding the role of memory of the traumatic event in the development of PTSD. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is used as a naturally occurring model for traumatic exposure that is often associated with memory… CONTINUE READING