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Sidran InstituteResources for Professionals

In addition to the articles listed below, there are a number of places on the Sidran website that provide resources for professionals. Click on the following links to take you to the resources you need:

Articles, Fact Sheets, Brochures

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What Is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)?
By Sidran Institute

What Is a Dissociative Disorder?
By Sidran Institute

What Is Psychological Trauma?
By Esther Giller

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Fact Sheet
By PTSD Alliance

Understanding Integration as a Natural Part of Trauma Recovery
By Rachel Downing, L.C.S.W.-C.

What Are Traumatic Memories?
By Sidran Institute

Rights and Responsibilities in Psychotherapy
by Laura S. Brown, Ph.D. ABPP

Retraumatizing the Victim
By Ann Jennings, Ph.D.

Helper’s Power to Heal
Reprint from Stamm, B.H., Varra, E.M., Pearlman, L.A., & Giller, E. (2002) The Helper’s Power to Heal and to Be Hurt—Or Helped—By Trying. Washington, DC: Register Report: A Publication of the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology.

About Medications for Combat PTSD
By Jonathan Shay, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinicians Guide to Medications
by Matt Jeffreys, M.D.

FDA Advisory Statement on PTSD
By Esther Giller and Elizabeth Vermilyea

Excerpt from Unspeakable Truths and Happy Endings
By Rebecca Coffey

No Escape from Philosophy in Trauma Treatment
By Jonathan Shay, M.D., Ph.D.

PTSD and Holidays
by Patience Mason – Patience Press

Parents as Partners in the Treatment of Dissociative Children
By Frances S. Waters, M.S.W.

When a Terrorist Act Occurs
By Ceridian Corporation

Position Statement on Services and Supports to Trauma Survivors
By the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors

Exposure To A Traumatic Event Does Not Automatically Put A Person On A Path To Develop PTSD: The Importance of Protective Factors To Promote Resiliency.
by Carl C. Bell, M.D.

False Reports by Children
by The Leadership Council

Hope for Recovery from PTSD – Video
by PTSD Alliance – Please Note: Involves dramatizations of individuals briefly describing interpersonal traumas, which may be upsetting for some individuals.

Podcasts and webcasts from Gift From Within
Gift from Within is an international nonprofit organization for survivors of trauma and victimization.