Open Science Research Excellence

ICPTSDE 2019 : International Conference on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Epidemiology

Cape Town, South Africa
November 4 - 5, 2019

Call for Papers

ICPTSDE 2019 : International Conference on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Epidemiology is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Epidemiology. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Anxiety and trauma
  • Trauma and trauma reactions
  • Potentially traumatic events
  • Common responses to potentially traumatic events
  • Traumatic stress syndromes
  • Acute stress disorder
  • Risk factors
  • Genetics
  • Drug and substance abuse
  • Differential diagnosis
  • Potential mechanisms
  • Changes in post-traumatic stress disorder criteria
  • Screening and assessment
  • Diagnostic and statistical manual
  • International classification of diseases
  • Risk-targeted interventions
  • Management and treatment
  • Psychotherapy
  • Epidemiology
  • Intervention planning
  • Psychological interventions
  • Pharmacological interventions
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation interventions
  • Interventions for children and adolescents
  • Treatment recommendations
  • Specific populations and trauma types