Trauma Literature


Peritraumatic reactions in relation to trauma exposure and symptoms of posttraumatic stress in high school students 
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Nikolas Aho, Marie Proczkowska Björklund & Carl Göran Svedin

Post-traumatic stress disorder moderates the relationship between trauma exposure and chronic pain
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

J. Siqveland, T. Ruud & E. Hauff

Associations between societal disapproval and changes in symptoms of PTSD and appetitive aggression following treatment among high-risk South African males
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Jessica Sommer, Martina Hinsberger, Leon Holtzhausen, Debra Kaminer, Soraya Seedat, Thomas Elbert, Mareike Augsburger, Andreas Maercker & Roland Weierstall

“One Scar Too Many:” The Associations Between Traumatic Events and Psychological Distress Among Undocumented Mexican Immigrants
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Luz M. Garcini, Juan M. Peña, Angela P. Gutierrez, Christopher P. Fagundes, Hector Lemus, Suzanne Lindsay, Elizabeth A. Klonoff 

Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Preschool Children in Foster Care: The Influence of Placement and Foster Family Environment
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Mira Vasileva, Franz Petermann

Emotion Dysregulation and Social Support in PTSD and Depression: A Study of Trauma-Exposed Veterans
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Daniel W. Cox, A. Myfanwy Bakker, James A. Naifeh

Functional Limitations Among Responders to the World Trade Center Attacks 14 Years After the Disaster: Implications of Chronic Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Sean A. P. Clouston, Jack M. Guralnik, Roman Kotov, Evelyn J. Bromet, Benjamin J. Luft

The Association Between PTSD and Functional Outcome Is Mediated by Perception of Cognitive Problems Rather Than Objective Neurological Test Performance
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Kristin W. Samuelson, Linda Abadjian, Joshua T. Jordan, Alisa Bartel, Jennifer Vasterling, Karen Seal

Comparison of DSM-5 and proposed ICD-11 criteria for PTSD with DSM-IV and ICD-10: changes in PTSD prevalence in military personnel
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Annika Kuester, Kai Köhler, Thomas Ehring, Christine Knaevelsrud, Louisa Kober, Antje Krüger-Gottschalk, Ingo Schäfer, Julia Schellong, Ulrich Wesemann & Heinrich Rau

The Dissociative Subtype of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Among Adolescents: Co-Occurring PTSD, Depersonalization/Derealization, and Other Dissociation Symptoms
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Kristen R. Choi, Julia S. Seng, Ernestine C. Briggs, Michelle L. Munro-Kramer, Sandra A. Graham-Bermann, Robert C. Lee, Julian D. Ford

Deployment characteristics and long-term PTSD symptoms
Journal of Clinical Psychology

Sandra B. Morissette, Bryann B. DeBeer, Nathan A. Kimbrel, Eric C. Meyer, Suzy B. Gulliver 

Proximal relationships between social support and PTSD symptom severity: A daily diary study of sexual assault survivors
Depression and Anxiety

Emily R. Dworkin, Sarah E. Ullman, Cynthia Stappenbeck, Charlotte D. Brill, Debra Kaysen

Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in parents and adolescents after the Wenchuan earthquake: A longitudinal actor-partner interdependence model
Journal of Affective Disorders

Xuliang Shi, Ya Zhou, Fulei Geng, Yuanyuan Li, Jieying Zhou, Binbin Lei, Siyi Chen, Xiaoyan Chen, Fang Fan


Italian translation and cross-cultural comparison with the Childhood Attachment and Relational Trauma Screen (CARTS)
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

A. Simonelli, C. Sacchi, L. Cantoni, M. Brown & P. Frewen

A Psychometric Evaluation of the Posttraumatic Cognitions Inventory with Veterans Seeking Treatment Following Military Trauma Exposure
Journal of Affective Disorders

Minden B. Sexton, Margaret T. Davis, Diana C. Bennett, David H. Morris, Sheila A.M. Rauch


A Pilot Study of Reduced Olfactory Bulb Volume as a Marker of PTSD in Childhood Trauma-Exposed Adult HIV-Infected Patients
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Evaristus A. Nwulia, Narayan Rai, Kamyar Sartip, Maria Mananita S. Hipolito, Charlee K. McLean, Kyla Flanagan, Flora Hamilton, Sharon Lambert, Huynh-Nhu Le, John VanMeter, Suad Kapetanovic

Traumatic Stress Interacts With Bipolar Disorder Genetic Risk to Increase Risk for Suicide Attempts
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Holly C. Wilcox, Leslie Miller, Elizabeth Kastelic, Kelly Benke, Emma K. Stapp, Janice M. Fullerton, Claudio Toma, Alex D. Shaw, Anne L. Glowinski, Masoud Kamali, Leslie A. Hulvershorn, Howard J. Edenberg, John I. Nurnberger, Carrie Fisher, Gloria M.P. Roberts, Andrew Frankland, Philip B. Mitchell, Neera Ghaziuddin, Melvin G. McInnis, Christine Brucksch

Differential impact of post-deployment stress and PTSD on neural reactivity to emotional stimuli in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans
Journal of Psychiatric Research

Julia A. DiGangi, Stephanie Gorka, Kaveh Afshar, Joseph M. Babione, Christopher Schroth, Justin E. Greenstein, Eric Proescher, Florin Dolcos, K. Luan Phan


Cognitive therapy and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing for reducing psychopathology among disaster-bereaved individuals: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Lonneke I. M. Lenferink, Eline Piersma, Jos de Keijser, Geert E. Smid & Paul A. Boelen

Assessing therapeutic change in patients with severe dissociative disorders: the progress in treatment questionnaire, therapist and patient measures
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Hugo Schielke, Bethany Brand & Angelika Marsic

Depression as a moderator of STAIR Narrative Therapy for women with post-traumatic stress disorder related to childhood abuse
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Marylene Cloitre, Donn W. Garvert & Brandon J. Weiss

Participant experiences of Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing vs. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for grief: similarities and differences
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Prudence Cotter, Larissa Meysner & Christopher William Lee

Treatment of dissociative disorders and reported changes in inpatient and outpatient cost estimates
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Amie C. Myrick, Aliya R. Webermann, Willemien Langeland, Frank W. Putnam & Bethany L. Brand

Day patient treatment for traumatic grief: preliminary evaluation of a one-year treatment programme for patients with multiple and traumatic losses
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Annemiek de Heus, Sophie M. C. Hengst, Simone M. de la Rie, A. A. A. Manik J. Djelantik, Paul A. Boelen & Geert E. Smid

Exposure therapy augmentation: A review and extension of techniques informed by an inhibitory learning approach
Clinical Psychology Review

Jaclyn S. Weisman, Thomas L. Rodebaugh

Emotion Dysregulation Moderates the Effect of Cognitive Behavior Therapy with Prolonged Exposure for Co-Occurring PTSD and Substance Use Disorders
Journal of Anxiety Disorders

Denise A. Hien, Teresa Lopez-Castro, Santiago Papini, Bernard Gorman, Lesia M. Ruglass

Evaluation of a Trauma-Focused Group Intervention for Unaccompanied Young Refugees: A Pilot Study
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Elisa Pfeiffer, Lutz Goldbeck

Does Traumatic Brain Injury Attenuate the Exposure Therapy Process?
Behavior Therapy
Katie A. Ragsdale, Michael A. Gramlich, Deborah C. Beidel, Sandra M. Neer, Emily G. Kitsmiller, Krystal I. Morrison


Virtual agent-mediated appraisal training: a single case series among Dutch firefighters
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Ursula M. Beer, Mark A. Neerincx, Nexhmedin Morina & Willem-Paul Brinkman


Investigating institutional abuse survivors’ help-seeking attitudes with the Inventory of Attitudes towards Seeking Mental Health Services
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Viktoria Kantor, Matthias Knefel & Brigitte Lueger-Schuster

A scoping review of evidence-based interventions available to parents of maltreated children ages 0-5 involved with child welfare services
Child Abuse & Neglect

Ashley L. Landers, Alan McLuckie, Robin Cann, Valerie Shapiro, Sarah Visintini, Bruce MacLaurin, Nico Trocmé, Michael Saini, Normand J Carrey

Measuring childhood maltreatment to predict early-adult psychopathology: Comparison of prospective informant-reports and retrospective self-reports
Journal of Psychiatric Research

Joanne B. Newbury, Louise Arseneault, Terrie E. Moffitt, Avshalom Caspi, Andrea Danese, Jessie R. Baldwin, Helen L. Fisher

Abnormal emotional processing in maltreated children diagnosed of Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Child Abuse & Neglect

Clara Bertó, Maite Ferrin, María Barberá, Lorenzo Livianos, Luis Rojo, Ana García-Blanco


Unhealthy dependency in victims and perpetrators of child maltreatment: A meta-analytic review
Journal of Clinical Psychology

Fallon A. Kane, Robert F. Bornstein

Children bereaved by fatal intimate partner violence: A population-based study into demographics, family characteristics and homicide exposure
Eva Alisic , Arend Groot, Hanneke Snetselaar, Tielke Stroeken, Elise van de Putte


Posttraumatic growth and recovery from addiction
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Eyal Haroosh & Sara Freedman

Coping Strategies as Moderators of the Association Between Combat Exposure and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Thomas W. Britt, Amy B. Adler, Gargi Sawhney, Paul D. Bliese

Children’s resilience and trauma-specific cognitive behavioral therapy: Comparing resilience as an outcome, a trait, and a process
Child Abuse & Neglect

Kaitlin Happer, Elissa J. Brown, Komal Sharma-Patel


Pathways into mental health care for UK veterans: a qualitative study
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Harriet Mellotte, Dominic Murphy, Laura Rafferty & Neil Greenberg


Trauma is a public health issue
European Journal of Psychotraumatology

Kathryn M. Magruder, Katie A. McLaughlin & Diane L. Elmore Borbon


Caregiver Responses to Child Posttraumatic Distress: A Qualitative Study in a High-Risk Context in South Africa
Journal of Traumatic Stress

Victoria Williamson, Ian Butler, Mark Tomlinson, Sarah Skeen, Hope Christie, Jackie Stewart, Sarah L Halligan

Standing on shaky ground? Dyadic and longitudinal associations between posttraumatic stress and relationship quality postearthquake.
Journal of Family Psychology

Marshall, Emma M. Kuijer, Roeline G. Simpson, Jeffry A. Szepsenwol, Ohad

Injury talk: spontaneous parent–child conversations in the aftermath of a potentially traumatic event
Evidence-Based Mental Health
Eva Alisic, Shaminka Gunaratnam, Anna Barrett, Rowena Conroy, Helen Jowett, Silvia Bressan, Franz Babl, Roderick McClure, Vicki Anderson, Matthias Mehl


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