- Randomized trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy for chronic posttraumatic stress disorder in adult female survivors of childhood sexual abuseAnnmarie McDonagh
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, White River Junction, VT, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 73:515-24. 2005..CBT and PCT were superior to WL in decreasing PTSD symptoms and secondary measures. CBT had a significantly greater dropout rate than PCT and WL. Both CBT and PCT were associated with sustained symptom reduction in this sample...
- Adult sexual abuse is associated with elevated neurohormone levels among women with PTSD due to childhood sexual abuseMatthew J Friedman
National Center for PTSD, VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT and Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
J Trauma Stress 20:611-7. 2007..The results suggest that the psychobiological consequences of exposure to the same traumatic event may differ as a result of an interaction between age and the composite history of trauma exposure...