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Psychological theories of posttraumatic stress disorder.

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We summarize recent research on the psychological processes implicated in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as an aid to evaluating theoretical models of the disorder. After describing a number of early approaches, including social-cognitive, conditioning, information-processing, and anxious apprehension models of PTSD, the article provides a comparative analysis and evaluation of three recent theories: Foa and Rothbaum's [Foa, E. B. and Rothbaum, B. O. (1998). Treating the trauma of rape:...

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Journal:
Clinical psychology review More from this journal
Volume:
23
Issue:
3
Pages:
339-376
Publication date:
2003-05-01
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EISSN:
1873-7811
ISSN:
0272-7358
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:141320
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uuid:1df5f853-7c34-44d7-ae93-8c98c382c751
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141320
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2012-12-19

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