Cognitively Augmented Behavioral Activation for Veterans with Comorbid TBI/PTSD
Daniel M. Storzbach
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April 2015 -
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Veterans returning from the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan exhibit high rates of comorbid mTBI/PTSD. Given the comorbidity and neuropsychiatric symptom overlap of these disorders, it can be difficult to determine whether problems and disruptions in functioning are due to mTBI, PTSD, or both. Hence, it is challenging for providers to know how to prioritize these patients' clinical issues and how to effectively treat them. Currently, there ar...