Introduction to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

PTSD is one of the common disorders in many individuals today. This PTSD therapy will help you in understanding PTSD treatment.

Features Includes:
  • Self-paced with Life Time Access
  • Certificate on Completion
  • Access on Android and iOS App

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Healing yourself from complex PTSD


In this course we look at what is PTSD?, the causes of PTSD, the treatments for PTSD, How we can support the client with PTSD in a professional and effective manner, Psychotherapy and pharmaceutical treatments for PTSD, evidence about the likely prognosis of PTSD, Who is likely to get PTSD and why. It is a largely lecture based, with presentations by myself Kevin O'Doherty, together with lots of narrated PowerPoint slides. There are also resources for your use.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners and Intermediate

Basic knowledge
  • An interest in the area of PTSD and/or mental health generally

What will you learn
  • What is PTSD?
  • How is PTSD diagnosed?
  • What are the symptoms of PTSD?
  • Who is likely to get PTSD?
  • Why do some people (who have experienced trauma) develop PTSD and others do not?
  • Overview of treatments for PTSD
  • Prescribed medicines often used for PTSD
  • Trauma focused therapy for PTSD
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for CBT
Course Curriculum
No of Lectures: 22 Total Duration: 01:32:43
Emma McCaskill – April 29, 2020

I like how these videos were between 2 and 6 minutes long, it made it easier to absorb the information. The research projects were very interesting. I found the content of this course informative and easy to follow