Incidence of PTSD after terrifying incidents lower than expected
from BBC News
Whatever form it takes, an appalling ordeal like a car crash or a natural disaster can have a significant and long-lasting impact on the human condition. One common assumption is that everyone is prone to developing post-traumatic stress disorder, and in the 1990s this led to attempts to get people to participate in a single counseling session or psychological debriefing. This approach has not been shown to be effective.
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