9/11: Mental Health in the Wake of Terrorist Attacks by Yuval Neria, Raz Gross, Randall Marshall

By Yuval Neria, Raz Gross, Randall Marshall

Does terrorism have a distinct and demanding emotional and behavioral impression between adults and youngsters? In what method does the impression of terrorism exceed the person point and have an effect on groups and particular expert teams in addition to try out various management types? How have been expert groups of psychological health and wellbeing clinicians, coverage makers and researchers mobilized to answer the rising wishes post-disaster? What are the teachings discovered from the paintings carried out after Sept. 11 and the consequences for destiny catastrophe psychological future health paintings and preparedness efforts? Yuval Neria and his workforce are uniquely put to respond to those questions having been enthusiastic about editing ongoing trials and constructing new ones in manhattan to deal with those matters directly after the assaults. No psychiatrist, psychological medical professional or coverage maker can be with no this booklet.

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1992) provide some evidence for probable relationships of indirect exposure and PTSD. These kinds of findings may challenge the core definition of PTSD. They lead to the question whether a person who was not directly exposed to trauma, witnessed it, or lost a loved one, might be traumatized by this type of exposure and would be eligible for a positive Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders (DSM) Criteria A of PTSD. , watching live and retransmitted coverage on TV). , Southwick & Charney, 2002; McNally, 2003; Breslau & McNally, this volume).

Religion, 35/1, 1–11. , Shea, S. M. (this volume). Screening for PTSD in low-income, predominantly Hispanic, primary care patients in New York City one year after 9/11 attacks. In 9/11: Mental Health in the Wake of Terrorist Attacks, eds. Y. Neria, R. D. Marshall. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. , Diaz, E. Z. (2002a). 60,000 disaster victims speak: Part I: An empirical review of the empirical literature, 1981–2001. Psychiatry, 65, 207–239. J. J. (2002b). 60,000 disaster victims speak: Part II: Summary and implications of the disaster mental health research.

London, UK: Cambridge University Press. Galea, S. (this volume). Mental health research in the aftermath of disasters: using the right methods to ask the right questions. In 9/11: Mental Health in the wake of Terrorist Attacks, eds. Y. Neria, R. D. Marshall. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. , Gold, J. & Vlahov, D. (2002). Psychological sequelae of the September 11 attacks in Manhattan, New York City. New England Journal of Medicine, 346, 982–987. , Dekel, R. & Neria, Y. (2003). Battlefield functioning and chronic PTSD: associations with perceived self-efficacy and causal attribution.

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