Topic: PTSD

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

May 2024 | Assessment

Interventions of Interest Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a complex psychiatric disorder associated with substantial disability and poor quality of life that occurs in people who have experienced or witnessed one or more traumatic events. Traumatic events can include natural disasters, serious accidents, war and combat, rape and sexual assault, intimate partner violence and bullying. […]

PTSD: Service Dogs

Jan 1970 | Assessment

ICER has been commissioned to conduct an assessment of the cost-effectiveness of service dogs trained in tasks related to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) based on findings from the largest examination to date on the impact of service dogs on PTSD conducted by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). For questions, please contact Meaghan Cummings, […]