Posttraumatic Stress Disorder In Children
University Hospital & Medical Center
PTSD, psychological trauma, traumatic events, traumatic stress disorders
Mental Disorders | Pediatrics | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental disorder that may develop in some children and adolescents after exposure to a traumatic event. Traumatic events may include incidents that involve serious harm to self or others and include accidents, natural disasters, sexual or physical trauma, natural disasters, and violence.
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Fariba K, Gupta V. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder In Children. [Updated 2020 Jun 28]. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2020 Jan-. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK559140/