In physical medicine, major trauma is injury or damage to a biological organism
caused by physical harm from an external source. Major trauma is also injury ...
Trauma is an emotional response to a terrible event like an accident, rape or
natural disaster. Immediately after the event, shock and denial are typical. Longer
Psychological trauma may set in after a distressing or life-threatening event.
Sufferers may develop extreme anxiety or PTSD, or they may have ongoing ...
Thus, a traumatic event or situation creates psychological trauma when it
overwhelms the individual's ability to cope, and leaves that person fearing death,
Learn about emotional trauma, including the symptoms and what you can to do
heal and move on.
Largest Internet Trauma Care Site - Covers all aspects of injury prevention,
evaluation and management. Includes an email Discussion group, Conference ...
Educational site focused on emotional trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder
(ptsd) affecting individuals or communities (e.g., natural or man-made ...
The word “trauma” is used to describe experiences or situations that are
emotionally painful and distressing, and that overwhelm people's ability to cope,
a very difficult or unpleasant experience that causes someone to have mental or
emotional problems usually for a long time. medical : a serious injury to a ...
This is the home page of The Trauma Center, with pages for clinical and
educational services, and Dr. Bessel van der Kolk's Trauma Center Research ...