More than ever before, juvenile courts and their affiliated stakeholders are coming to appreciate and understand the impact of trauma on social and emotional functioning among the children and famlilies they serve. This increasing awareness in local jurisdictions is paralleled by a growing focus on utilizing trauma-informed practices in juvenile justice reform at the federal level. Read more...
The Theory & Traumatic Stress Studies SIG aims to generate, evaluate, critique, and promote more theoretical work in the field of traumatic stress. Consider joining a group of fellow researchers and clinicians interested in challenging our field to adopt a new standard for our science. Learn more...
Examining Patient-Level Factors in the Receipt and Completion of PTSD Treatment
Posted: Jun 28, 2014
Three strategies to improve access to mental health care
Posted: Jun 12, 2014
How Many Children Develop PTSD After Trauma? It Depends
Posted: May 2, 2014
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Edited by Daniel S. Weiss, PhD
Impact Factor: 2.55Current Issue
Richard Bryant, PhD, will review evidence of how Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries and PTSD intersect with attention to problems of different diagnosis. Reserve your spot today.
Select ContentsPresidents Message: How We Work Together: An Inclusive, Transparent, Sustainable ISTSS
Nancy Kassam-Adams, PhDBank Robbery - A Neglected Potential Traumatic Exposure?
Maj Hansen, MScLeaving Home to Become Stronger: Maori LGBT in New Zealand
Paul Reynolds, PhD, Cherryl Smith, PhD and Leonie Pihama, PhDImportance of Considering Culture Series: Culture and Traumatic Symptoms
Bita Ghafoori, PhD, Yael Caspi, PhD, Ateka Contractor, MA, and Stefanie F. Smith, PhD
May 30, 2014
Trauma Talks 2014: Advancing Cultural Understandings in Trauma-Informed Care
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
June 1 - 6, 2014
Dubrovnik Summer School of Psychotraumatology 2014
ISTSS is an international, interdisciplinary professional organization that promotes advancement and exchange of knowledge about traumatic stress. This knowledge includes: