Traumatic Stress: The Effects of Overwhelming Experience on Mind, Body, and Society

Traumatic Stress: The Effects of Overwhelming Experience on Mind, Body, and Society


This bestselling vintage offers seminal conception and examine on posttraumatic tension disease (PTSD). jointly, the best editors and individuals comprehensively research how trauma impacts an individual's biology, conceptions of the area, and mental functioning. Key subject matters contain why sure humans cope effectively with irritating stories whereas others don't, the neurobiological methods underlying PTSD symptomatology, enduring questions surrounding annoying thoughts and dissociation, and the middle elements of potent interventions. A hugely influential paintings that laid the root for plenty of of the field's carrying on with advances, this quantity continues to be an immensely informative and thought-provoking scientific reference and textual content. The preface to the 2007 paperback version situates the ebook in the context of latest examine developments. 

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