Assessment and diagnosis

For a person to be diagnosed with PTSD, exposure to at least one trauma is required, along with symptoms of intrusion, avoidance, hyperarousal, and negative cognitions and mood (e.g., self-blame, persistent negative beliefs and expectations about oneself). This category contains information about diagnosis of PTSD, and assessment tools for measuring symptoms. Click on the tabs below to access the evidence, or navigate through the topics via the section on the left.

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Orange - Topic summary is being compiled.
Red - Topic summary has no current systematic review available.