Assessment and Treatment Planning for PTSD

by Christopher Frueh (Author), Anouk Grubaugh (Author), Jon D. Elhai (Author), Julian D. Ford (Author)

Evidence-based approaches to diagnosing and treating PTSD in an array of specific populations and settings

This timely, practical guide for busy professionals:

  • Covers strategies for those working in specialized practice settings, such as primary care facilities, prisons, and hospitals for the severely mentally ill
  • Offers guidelines for conducting forensic evaluations
  • Provides information on malingering assessment
  • Explores new frontiers in PTSD assessment, including neuroimaging and genetic testing
  • Offers practical guidance on the assessment of most recognized comorbid conditions
  • Discusses the roles of ethnicity, race, and culture in assessing and treating PTSD
  • Offers assessment strategies for specific populations, including veterans, children, and the severely impaired

Book details

Publication date
September 19, 2012
Page count
Paper ISBN