Half Title Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Understanding Psychological Trauma and PTSD.
2: The Brain and Mental Health.
3: What Is Stress?.
4: What Is Trauma?.
5: PTSD Basics.
6: Genetic Risk Factors for PTSD.
7: Populations at Risk.
8: PTSD and Its Impact on Family.
9: Myths and Facts about PTSD.
10: PTSD in the United States.
11: Types of Trauma.
12: Medical Trauma.
13: Child and Adolescent Exposure to Trauma.
14: Sexual Assault and Violence.
15: Impact of Sociopolitical Issues on Mass Violence and Disasters.
16: Emotional and Psychological Trauma.
17: Moral Injury.
18: Physical Abuse.
19: Toxic Stress and Trauma Associated with Poverty.
20: PTSD and Co-Occurring Conditions.
21: The Physical Health Consequences of Trauma and PTSD.
22: Neurocognitive Problems.
23: Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD.
24: PTSD and Emotional Disturbances.
25: The Connection between Substance Abuse and PTSD.
26: Anger and Trauma.
27: Sleep Disturbance and PTSD: Insomnia and Nightmares.
28: Psychological Stress and Cancer.
29: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of PTSD.
30: Do You Have PTSD?.
31: Diagnostic Criteria for PTSD.
32: PTSD Screening Instruments.
33: Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5).
34: Assessment of PTSD with Co-Occurring Neurocognitive Disorder.
35: Assessing Risk of Violence in Individuals with PTSD.
36: Treatment for PTSD.
37: Helping during Treatment.
38: Play Therapy.
40: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.
42: Stress Management.
43: Complementary and Alternative Medicine.
44: How Is PTSD Treated in Children and Teens?.
45: Telemental Health and PTSD.
46: Caregivers and Their Role in PTSD Treatment.
47: Preventing PTSD through Interventions.
48: Living with PTSD.
49: Coping with PTSD.
50: Other Strategies for Coping with PTSD.
51: PTSD, Work, and Your Community.
52: Spirituality and Trauma.
53: Rights, Benefits, and Services for People with PTSD.
54: Clinical Studies and Research on PTSD.
55: Clinical Studies on PTSD.
56: Brain Biomarkers Could Help Identify Those at Risk of Severe PTSD.
57: Shared Decision-Making for PTSD Treatment.
58: Social Acceptance Helps Mental Health after War Trauma.
59: Patient Engagement in PTSD Treatment.
60: Meditation-Based Approaches in the Treatment of PTSD.
61: Exposure Therapy.
62: Focal Brain Stimulation for PTSD.
63: Group Treatment for PTSD.
64: Imaging Pinpoints Brain Circuits Changed by PTSD Therapy.
65: Additional Help and Information.
A Glossary of Terms Associated with PTSD.
Organizations That Provide Help for People with PTSD.