This section brings together free in-depth Continuing Education resources for the Professional community concerned with trauma.
The course, "Physical Health Effects of Traumatic Exposure," provides a review of the physical health effects of traumatic exposure. Research findings from both civilian and military populations are featured. The author illustrates how a person's reaction - PTSD especially - mediates the effect of exposure and that there are plausible mechanisms through which PTSD could promote health.
See details on How to Get Credit.
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)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | 810 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington DC 20420
Last updated February 24, 2014