DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2015.08.001
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Dominic Murphy, Walter Busuttil

Abstract: Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in ex-service personnel is associated with high levels of co-morbidity and significant functional impairment. This paper reports on predictors of treatment outcomes in UK veterans with PTSD. The sample for the study consisted of 244 participants who had received a standardised six week residential treatment programme for PTSD. The programme consisted of individual trauma-focused CBT and group therapy sessions. In this paper, evidence is presented that shows improvements i…

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