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Articles and Chapters by Center Staff



This section is for Researchers, Providers, & Helpers

This section is for Researchers, Providers, and Helpers

Articles by Center Staff

To bring the most current research on PTSD to health care professionals, staff at the National Center for PTSD publish many articles and chapters.

To access citations for these documents online, you can search the Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) Database, the largest electronic index to the worldwide literature on PTSD and trauma in the world. Learn more about the PILOTS database.

In PILOTS, the abstracts of thousands of publications on trauma are available with links to the full text (by subscription). In addition, articles by National Center for PTSD staff, which are in the public domain, are made accessible to you as PDF files so that you can easily download them.

  • Search the PILOTS DatabaseLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site. to find full text articles by entering the name of any National Center for PTSD author as your search term.

Accessibility: We are working hard to fully implement Section 508, making all of our electronic and information technology accessible to people with disabilities. If you find an article by National Center for PTSD staff that you would like to read that is not yet accessible, please contact and we will provide you with a 508 accessible copy.

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