In its first-ever randomized clinical trial with an active-duty military population, Prolonged Exposure (PE), a top treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), was found effective for combat PTSD. The therapy led to significant symptom reductions and a loss of PTSD diagnosis in nearly half of study participants, with treatment gains largely maintained over time.
Top civilian PTSD treatment effective with active military in regular and shorter, two-week formatNews
UT Health San Antonio
Jan 23, 2018