Category Archives: Epidemiology

Trauma Survivors

Trauma Survivors No one likes to think of themselves as a hero. And people suffer from ALL kinds of trauma! From near death experiences, to parents getting divorced dramatically when you were a child. It all hurts - it's impossible to compare pain. Considering all of this, I've arrived at the term "trauma survivors" as…
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PTSD Meaning

PTSD Meaning? It seems like Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is in the news every day, but what does it mean? Don't let the PTSD meaning get lost solely in the media's coverage of the military. What does POST mean? Post means "after". So, we're talking about some kind of stress that happens AFTER a trauma.…
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Civilian PTSD Accounts for 87% in the U.S.

PTSD Podcast Episode 1: The Civilian Epidemic of PTSD Download entire grant proposal. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has become a household term in the United States as society has placed an increased emphasis on improving care for war veterans. Public perception hasn’t begun to conceptualize that PTSD affects more than just the military population. Practically any…
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What Clinicians Need to Know about PTSD

What Clinicians Need to Know about PTSD Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has become a household term in the United States as society has placed an increased emphasis on improving care for war veterans. Public perception hasn't begun to conceptualize that PTSD affects more than just the military population. Practically any life-threatening or severely emotional event…
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