Special Issues

Published 2016

Global mental health: Trauma and adversity among populations in transition

Complex PTSD and phased treatment in refugees: a debate piece F. Jackie June ter Heide, Trudy M. Mooren, Rolf J. Kleber
Psychological trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder: risk factors and associations with birth outcomes in the Drakenstein Child Health Study Nastassja Koen, Kirsty Brittain, Kirsten A. Donald, Whitney Barnett, Sheri Koopowitz, Karen Maré, Heather J. Zar, Dan Stein
Are experiences of family and of organized violence predictors of aggression and violent behavior? A study with unaccompanied refugee minors Veronika Mueller-Bamouh, Martina Ruf-Leuschner, Katalin Dohrmann, Maggie Schauer, Thomas Elbert
Challenging future, challenging past: the relationship of social integration and psychological impairment in traumatized refugees Matthis Schick, André Zumwald, Bina Knöpfli, Angela Nickerson, Richard A. Bryant, Ulrich Schnyder, Julia Müller, Naser Morina
Growing from experience: an exploratory study of posttraumatic growth in adolescent refugees Marieke Sleijpen, Joris Haagen, Trudy Mooren, Rolf J. Kleber
Prevalence and gender differences in symptomatology of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression among Iraqi Yazidis displaced into Turkey Atilla Tekin, Hekim Karadağ, Metin Süleymanoğlu, Merve Tekin, Yusuf Kayran, Gökay Alpak, Vedat Şar

Published 2015

Trauma and PTSD: Setting the research agenda

Trauma and PTSD: setting the research agenda
Miranda Olff, Cherie Armour, Chris Brewin, Marylene Cloitre, Julian D. Ford, Jane Herlihy, Ruth Lanius, Rita Rosner, Ulrike Schmidt, Stuart Turner

Re-experiencing traumatic events in PTSD: new avenues in research on intrusive memories and flashbacks
Chris R. Brewin

The underlying dimensionality of PTSD in the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders: where are we going?
Cherie Armour

A plea for symptom-based research in psychiatry
Ulrike Schmidt

Early outreach to survivors of the shootings in Norway on the 22nd of July 2011
Grete Dyb, Tine Jensen, Kristin Alve Glad, Egil Nygaard, Siri Thoresen

Untested assumptions: psychological research and credibility assessment in legal decision-making
Jane Herlihy, Stuart Turner

Ruth A. Lanius

Complex PTSD: research directions for nosology/ assessment, treatment, and public health
Julian D. Ford

The ‘‘one size fits all’’ approach to trauma treatment: should we be satisfied?
Marylene Cloitre

Prolonged grief: setting the research agenda
Rita Rosner

Mobile mental health: a challenging research agenda
Miranda Olff


Global mental health and trauma

Marianna Purgato, Miranda Olff
Tobias Hecker, Lars Braitmayer, Marjolein van Duijl
Katharin Hermenau, Ina Eggert, Markus A. Landolt, Tobias Hecker
Stefan Jansen, Ross White, Jemma Hogwood, Angela Jansen, Darius Gishoma, Donatilla Mukamana, Annemiek Richters
Hannah Strohmeier, Willem F. Scholte
How to quantify exposure to traumatic stress? Reliability and predictive validity of measures for cumulative trauma exposure in a post-conflict population Sarah Wilker, Anett Pfeiffer, Stephan Kolassa, Daniela Koslowski, Thomas Elbert, Iris-Tatjana Kolassa


Psychotrauma update - selected abstracts

Miranda Olff
Gert-Jan Hendriks, Rianne De Kleine, Agnes Van Minnen
Theo J.M. Ingenhoven
Ramón J. L. Lindauer
Miranda Olff, Mirjam Van Zuiden, Saskia B.J. Koch, Laura Nawijn, Jessie L. Frijling, Dick J. Veltman
Wim Van den Brink
Hein van Marle

Estimating PTSD trajectories - selected abstracts– selected abstracts

Rens Van de Schoot
Sarah Depaoli, Rens van de Schoot, Nancy van Loey, Marit Sijbrandij
Isaac R. Galatzer-Levy

The Swedish Psychotrauma Society scientific conference – selected abstracts

Vania Ranjbar, Monica S. Näslund, Emme-Li Vingare, Christina Hagelthorn, Liselotte Englund, Ingvar Karlsson

Brett Litz

Journalists as partners in early response to trauma: agreements, tensions, and future directions to aid collaboration
Elana Newman, Susan Drevo

Miranda Olff, Mirjam Van Zuiden, Anne Bakker

Filip K. Arnberg, Kristina Bondjers, Josefin Sveen

Published 2014

Understanding terror and violence in the lives of children and adolescents

Understanding terror and violence in the lives of children and adolescents
Grete Dyb, Miranda Olff

The role of attachment in recovery after a school-shooting trauma
Tuija Turunen, Henna Haravuori, Raija-Leena Punamäki, Laura Suomalainen, Mauri Marttunen

Design, delivery, and evaluation of early interventions for children exposed to acute trauma
Nancy Kassam-Adams

Prior adversities predict posttraumatic stress reactions in adolescents following the Oslo Terror events 2011
Dag Ø. Nordanger, Kyrre Breivik, Bente Storm Haugland, Stine Lehmann, Magne Mæhle, Hanne Cecilie Braarud, Mari Hysing

Framework of the outreach after a school shooting and the students perceptions of the provided support
Tuija Turunen, Henna Haravuori, Jaakko J. Pihlajamäki, Mauri Marttunen, Raija-Leena Punamäki

Early outreach to survivors of the shootings in Norway on the 22nd of July 2011
Grete Dyb, Tine Jensen, Kristin Alve Glad, Egil Nygaard, Siri Thoresen

Explaining the unexplainable: designing a national strategy on classroom communication concerning the 22 July terror attack in Norway
Jon-Håkon Schultz, Åse Langballe, Magne Raundalen

Experiences from coordinating research after the 2011 terrorist attacks in Norway
Nils O. Refsdal

PTSD in the military: prevalence, pathophysiology, treatment

PTSD in the military: special considerations for understanding prevalence, pathophysiology and treatment following deployment
Rachel Yehuda, Eric Vermetten, Alexander C. McFarlane, Amy Lehrner

Elizabeth J.F. Hunt, Simon Wessely, Norman Jones, Roberto J. Rona, Neil Greenberg
Elisabeth (Liesbeth) M. Taal, Eric Vermetten, Digna (Anneke) J.F. van Schaik, Tjalling Leenstra
Miranda Van Hooff, Alexander C. McFarlane, Christopher E. Davies, Amelia K. Searle, A. Kate Fairweather-Schmidt, Alan Verhagen, Helen Benassi, Stephanie E. Hodson
Mark A. Zamorski, David Boulos
Carl Andrew Castro
Nikolaos P. Daskalakis, Rachel Yehuda
Amy Lehrner, Rachel Yehuda
Thomas C. Neylan, Eric E. Schadt, Rachel Yehuda
Megan M. Thompson, Rakesh Jetly
Iliyan Ivanov, Rachel Yehuda
Eric Vermetten, Neil Greenberg, Manon A. Boeschoten, Roos Delahaije, Rakesh Jetly, Carl A. Castro, Alexander C. McFarlane

Intimate Partner Violence and Mental Health

Miranda Olff, Stig Wall
Sheila Sprague, Miranda Olff
Cherie Armour, Emma Sleath
Aliya R. Webermann, Bethany L. Brand, Gregory S. Chasson
Susan Lagdon, Cherie Armour, Maurice Stringer
Patricia Hoyeck, Kim Madden, Clare Freeman, Taryn Scott, Mohit Bhandari
Alessandra Simonelli, Caterina E. Pasquali, Francesca De Palo
Nina B. Hansen, Sara B. Eriksen, Ask Elklit
Catherine E. Burnette, Clare Cannon


Resilience and Trauma

Nicole R. Nugent, Jennifer A. Sumner, Ananda B. Amstadter

Karestan C. Koenen

Published 2013

Psychotrauma research in the Netherlands

Psychotrauma research in the Netherlands
Miranda Olff and Eric Vermetten

Psychotraumatology in the Netherlands
Eric Vermetten and Miranda Olff

A cross-cultural validation of the Clinician Administered PTSD Scale for Children and Adolescents in a Dutch population
Julia Diehle, Carlijn de Roos, Frits Boer and Ramón J. L. Lindauer

Acute stress differentially affects spatial configuration learning in high and low cortisol-responding healthy adults
Thomas Meyer, Tom Smeets, Timo Giesbrecht, Conny W. E. M. Quaedflieg and Harald Merchelbach

Susceptibility to long-term misinformation effect outside of the laboratory
Miriam J.J. Lommen, Iris M. Engelhard and Marcel A. van den Hout

The role of major depression in neurocognitive functioning in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder
Mirjam J. Nijdam, Berthold P. R. Gersons and Miranda Olff

Bouncing forward of young refugees: a perspective on resilience research directions
Marieke Sleijpen, F. Jackie June ter Heide, Trudy Mooren, Hennie R. Boeije and Rolf J. Kleber


The Past Presidents’ Reviews - 20 years of European Psychotraumatology

20 Years of European Society for Traumatic Stress
Brigitte Lueger-Schuster

The first president’s pathway into ESTSS: memories and ideas for future issue. Patients as partners
Erica M. Van der Schrieck-De Loos

Psychotraumatology in Europe: a personal history
Stuart Turner

ESTSS at 20 years: ‘‘a phoenix gently rising from a lava flow of European trauma’’
Roderick J. Ørner

Mutual learning globally
Ulrich Schnyder

Introducing the notion of social context of collective trauma to ESTSS
Dean Ajdukovic'

ESTSS and ISTSS: ‘‘heterozygous twins’’
Berthold P. R. Gersons

Disseminating and implementing evidence-based practice
Jonathan I. Bisson

Psychotraumatology: rich in international and cross-cultural collaboration
Miranda Olff

European psychotraumatology - alongside the recent European history
Brigitte Lueger-Schuster


Published 2012

Offending behaviour: the role of trauma and PTSD

Introduction: Offending behaviour: the role of trauma and PTSD
Vittoria Ardino

Trauma exposure, posttraumatic stress, and comorbidities in female adolescent offenders: findings and implications from recent studies
David W. Foy, Iya K. Ritchie and Alison H. Conway

Creating trauma-informed correctional care: a balance of goals and environment
Niki A. Miller and Lisa M. Najavits