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Psychological Trauma

Edited by Ana Starcevic

University of Belgrade

Trauma presents as a negative experience or situation of an individual in which coping mechanisms do not always work perfectly. This leads to the appearance of disturbing behavior, thinking, or developing disorders in the area of mental illnesses. Psychological trauma is related to chronic and repetitive experiences and the term and situation that refer to it must be consider objectively because it is up to each survivor to determine if it is traumatic. Future studies in the area of psychological trauma need to be conducted with the aim of defining anatomical correlates of stress and its underlying pathophysiological mechanisms.

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Psychological TraumaEdited by Ana Starcevic

Published: November 13th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77651

ISBN: 978-1-78984-370-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-369-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-804-7

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Psychological Trauma

By Ana Starcevic


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2. A Relational Perspective on Psychological Trauma: The Ghost of the Unspent Love

By Catherine Athanasiadou-Lewis


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3. Eicosapentaenoic Acid Intake Associated with Reduced Risk of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder after the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

By Emiko Aizawa, Miho Ota, Ikki Ishida, Norie Koga, Kotaro Hattori, Shinji Sato, Takashi Asada and Hiroshi Kunugi


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4. Borderline Personality Disorder and Childhood Trauma: The Posited Mechanisms of Symptoms Expression

By Maria Uscinska, Nicolo’ Gagliano, Andrea Polla Mattiot and Silvio Bellino


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5. Recovery, Rehabilitation and Positive Psychology for Chronic Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Theoretical and Practical Aspects among French Veterans

By Célia Belrose, Lionel Gibert and Marion Trousselard


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6. The Role of Therapeutic Landscape in Improving Mental Health of People with PTSD

By Shima Taheri, Amirhosein Shabani and Maryam Ghasemi Sichani


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7. Videoconferencing Psychotherapy in an App Environment for Trauma-Related Psychopathology

By Annemiek van Dijke and Jacques van Lankveld


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