Efficacy and neural mediators of response to Trauma Management Therapy for PTSD
Brooks R. King-Casas
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July 2018 -
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ABSTRACT Anger and aggression are serious and frequent complicating factors in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Interpersonal aggression and anger are: i) strongly associated with PTSD (Orth & Wieland, 2006; Taft et al, 2012); ii) particularly pernicious among individuals with combat-related PTSD (Novaco & Chemtob, 2002); and, iii) critical barriers to effective treatment in combat-related PTSD (Forbes et al., 2003; Forbes et al., 2008). Anger and aggression can also criti...