Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Resources
VA/DoD Clinical Guideline for the Management of PTSD
This evidence-based guideline assists health professionals with the management of PTSD. (pdf)
A wealth of resources based upon NIMH's PTSD-focused research.
VA PTSD Consultation Program
Free PTSD consultation for anyone working with Veterans. Call 866-948-7880 or email .
National Center for PTSD: For Providers and Researchers
Training materials as well as information and tools to help with assessment and treatment, all based on the latest research.
PFA is an evidence-informed modular approach for assisting people in the immediate aftermath of disaster and terrorism: to reduce initial distress, and to foster short and long-term adaptive functioning. Also includes a free mobile app.
Features videos of Veterans sharing their stories, info about PTSD and treatment options. Helps clinicians achieve a better understanding regarding the ambivalence that characterizes most treatment-seeking behavior and helps them engage their Veteran clients with empathy, authenticity and humility.
eBook: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Diagnosis and Assessment
An elaboration of the Committee on Gulf War and Health's responses to the VA’s questions regarding PTSD diagnosis, assessment, treatment, and compensation.
eBook: Treatment of PTSD: An Assessment of the Evidence
Systematic look at the efficacy of pharmacologic and psychological treatment modalities for PTSD that makes eight critical recommendations.
Dispelling Myths about PTSD
Five myths about PTSD and facts to disprove them from DCoE - particularly geared toward service members, veterans, and their families.
A variety of mobile applications (apps) that provide self-help, education and support following trauma. Also offers treatment companion apps, for use with a health care provider, to make treatment easier. There are apps for iOS and Android devices.
eBook: PTSD Compensation and Military Service
Thorough assessment of how the Department of Veterans Affairs evaluates veterans with possible PTSD and determines the level of disability support to which they are entitled.