Items tagged with "Posttraumatic Stress"

articles  |   Probable posttraumatic stress disorder in a sample of urban jail detainees

Published: August 11, 2016
Jails in the United States house large numbers of detainees who have urgent public and behavioral healthcare needs as well as various serious social, economic, and personal problems. Jails are often the primary (or only) settings for medical, psychiatric, and substance abuse treatment.

sites  |   RESEARCH FORUM: Trauma and Posttraumatic Stress in Criminal Justice Populations

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority’s first Research Forum will bring together researchers, practitioners, and policymakers to discuss trauma and posttraumatic stress in criminal justice populations. Attendees will learn the latest research on trauma and PTSD, policy implications, and innovative, evidence-based practices used in treatment.