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Doctors treat children with post-traumatic stress disorder with any combination of cognitive behavioral therapy, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, relaxation therapy and medication, according to Drugs.com. C... More »

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One of the first things that disability examiners look at when evaluating patients for bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder is whether the patient has existing medical documentation of the conditions, such... More »

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The Department of Veterans' Affairs, or VA, ranks the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, using a special scale; a zero percent rating is assigned to mental illnesses that have a minimal impact on social ... More »

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EMDR, which stands for eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, is a type of psychotherapy used to treat psychological disorders such as post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, panic attacks, different types of an... More »

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PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, is a mental illness caused by an external traumatic event, according to WebMD. There are many traumatic events that can trigger PTSD, including accidents, war, assault, violence a... More »

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The Mayo Clinic defines EMDR as eye movement desensitization and reprocessing. It is a type of psychotherapy, also known as talk therapy, used to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. More »

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Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, or EMDR, as a nontraditional type of psychotherapy especially used for treating post-traumatic stress disorder, according to WebMD. EMDR uses the rapid, rhythmic eye movemen... More »

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