Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Muscari, Mary
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Covers all the treatments available today.
Getting treatment as soon as possible after PTSD symptoms develop may help prevent PTSD from developing into a long-term condition. Treatment may take the form of medication, pychotherpay, or alternative medicine.
What Nurses Know...PTSD:
*Covers all the treatments available today.
*Examines the causes of the PTSD, describes the symptoms and the effects of PTSD on individuals with the condition and their families
*Looks at associated problems such as substance abuse
*Explains what makes PTSD different in children and adolescents
*Shows how to manage stress
*Shows how to talk to your health care provider
*Show how to get help - from both traditional and nontraditional sources