Psychological Trauma

Known as: Psychological Trauma [Disease/Finding], Trauma, Psychological 
Overwhelming emotional damage caused by a distressful event or series of events.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
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2010
Recent neuroimaging studies investigating responses to stressful stimuli may importantly further our understanding of… (More)
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2007
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2007
CONTEXT Tens of thousands of the estimated 250,000 child soldiers worldwide are abused or have been abused during the last decade… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND The reported link between psychological trauma and onset of psychosis remains controversial. AIMS To examine… (More)
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2002
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2002
In animals, exposure to severe stress can damage the hippocampus. Recent human studies show smaller hippocampal volume in… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Despite conflicting research findings and uncertain efficacy, single session debriefing is standard clinical practice… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND What are the deleterious effects of mass trauma on the psychological wellbeing of refugees and other war-affected… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Community studies have shown that stressful life events, psychological distress, and depressive and anxiety disorders are… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To examine violence exposure, violent behaviors, psychological trauma, and suicide risk in a community sample of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Several prior studies have found reduced hippocampal volume in victims of psychological trauma with post-traumatic… (More)
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1996
1996
This paper presents an ecological view of psychological trauma and trauma recovery. Individual differences in posttraumatic… (More)
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