Terrorism and Disaster: What Clinicians Need to Know: Psychiatric Sequelae in a Survivor of 9/11 [open pdf - 549KB]
"Upon completion of this case, participants will be able to: 1) Discuss the common psychiatric sequelae to victims directly and indirectly exposed to a mass disaster. 2) Explain the recommendations for parents regarding their childrens viewing of television replays in the immediate aftermath of disaster events. 3) List the possible long-term psychiatric sequelae that victims may develop after a terrorist event. 4) Describe a generally recommended cognitive behavioral therapy protocol for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder. 5) List the medications that have proven efficacy for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder. 5) Discuss resilience and posttraumatic growth for victims exposed to a terrorist attack."
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress: http://www.usuhs.mil/psy/traumaticstress/newcenter.html