Assessment and Treatment Planning for PTSD

by Christopher Frueh, Anouk Grubaugh, Jon D. Elhai & others

Publisher: Wiley

Publication Date: May 16, 2016

ISBN: 9781118238134

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Evidence-based approaches to diagnosing and treating PTSD in an array of specific populations and settings

This timely, practical guide for busy professionals:

  • Covers strategies for those working in specialized practice settings, such as primary care facilities, prisons, and hospitals for the severely mentally ill
  • Offers guidelines for conducting forensic evaluations
  • Provides information on malingering assessment
  • Explores new frontiers in PTSD assessment, including neuroimaging and genetic testing
  • Offers practical guidance on the assessment of most recognized comorbid conditions
  • Discusses the roles of ethnicity, race, and culture in assessing and treating PTSD
  • Offers assessment strategies for specific populations, including veterans, children, and the severely impaired