Category: Healing Trauma
I wanted to make a few announcements about the PBS special, my piece on caring for military caregivers featured in The Huffington Post, and my travels to the Middle East this week.
“Radovan Karadzic’s New Age Adventure” is wittily conceived, skillfully reported and cleverly photographed–and a shameful waste of journalistic talent and enormously valuable and influential print space. How Karadzic conned self-styled and ridiculously self-important Serbian “alternative healers” into believing in his therapeutic powers is at best a minor footnote
“You don’t have to go to Gaza to treat posttraumatic stress disorder,” my friend said. “Just come to New York.”
NEWS RELEASE: “Landmark CMBM Randomized Controlled Trial Treating PTSD in Children Published in Journal of Clinical Psychiatry”
The study, “Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Post-War Kosovar Adolescents Using Mind-Body Skills Groups: A Randomized Controlled Trial,” which was published today online in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry is the first randomized controlled trial (RCT) ever of any intervention with war traumatized children.