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Section 1: Definition and neurobiological impact of complex trauma

(1.1) Section 1: Definition and neurobiological impact of complex trauma

(1.2) Complex trauma

(1.3) Development of the concept of complex PTSD

(1.4) The differences and similarities between complex PTSD and PTSD

(1.5) The nature of traumatic memory and its links with brain function

(1.6) The nature of traumatic memory and its links with brain function

(1.7) Interactive exercise: regions of the brain likely to be affected in complex PTSD

(1.8) The nature of traumatic memory

(1.9) Section 1: Recap

(1.10) Section 1: Summary

 

Section 2: Clinical presentations, comorbid mental disorder and developmental issues

(2.1) Section 2: Clinical presentations, comorbid mental disorder and developmental issues

(2.2) Interactive exercise: comorbid disorders present in complex PTSD

(2.3) Section 2: Recap

(2.4) Section 2: Summary

 

Section 3: Assessment and management of complex trauma

(3.1) Section 3: Assessment and management of complex trauma

(3.2) Assessment

(3.3) Management and treatment

(3.4) Addressing the trauma story

(3.5) Clinical vignette: case example

(3.6) Clinical vignette: outcome

(3.7) Section 3: Recap

(3.8) Section 3: Summary

 

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