This section brings together free in-depth Continuing Education resources for the Professional community concerned with trauma.
PTSD is distinguished from other psychiatric disorders in that there is a known etiological component: an event that involves life threat, serious injury, or death. This course provides a detailed description of the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria, risk factors, and evidence-based treatments for PTSD.
The course includes videos of Veterans with PTSD describing their symptoms and clinicans explaining Prolonged Exposure (PE) Therapy and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT).View Course Details »
The National Center for PTSD does not provide direct clinical care, individual referrals or benefits information.
Veterans Crisis Line:
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
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Last updated June 17, 2014