Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

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UK sources of information and / or support

Patient UK

Has a leaflet on Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

Anxiety UK

Aims to help anyone affected by anxiety disorders including PTSD.

ASSIST - Assistance Support & Self-help In Surviving Trauma

Information and support for people with PTSD.

Bully Online

Web site of the UK National Workplace Bullying Advice Line, and a leading resource on bullying and related issues. Also contains pages on workplace violence, domestic abuse, trauma, PTSD, suicide, child bullying, bullying in schools, child suicide, stalking, and more.

Combat Stress

Delivers dedicated treatment and support to ex-Service men and women with conditions such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety disorders.

PTSD Resolution

Helps veterans and TA who are struggling to reintegrate into a normal work & family life because of military trauma suffered during service in the armed forces.

The Birth Trauma Association

Aims to support women suffering from Post Natal PTSD and to offer basic advice and support to women who are traumatised by childbirth but who do not have PTSD.

Trauma Centre UK

Information, support, and offers help for people with PTSD.

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Information from the Mental Health Foundation.

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Information from the Royal College of Psychiatrists. 

Post Traumatic Stress

Moodjuice, an Internet site developed by Choose Life Falkirk and the Adult Clinical Psychology Service, NHS Forth Valley, provides a number of self help guides, including one on this topic. 

Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Have self-help guides on Post Traumatic Stress and Prisoner Post Traumatic Stress.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Information from NHS Choices.

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Dr Tim Kenny
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Last Checked:
15 December 2011

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