Assessment and treatment planning for PTSD

B. Christopher Frueh, Anouk L. Grubaugh, Jon D. Elhai, Julian D. Ford

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8 Scopus citations


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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages321
ISBN (Electronic)9781118470138
ISBN (Print)9781118122396
StatePublished - Sep 30 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)


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