Post-Traumatic Stress Lab
At Yale University Post-Traumatic Stress Laboratory, our research aims to improve the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by gaining an understanding of the neurobiological, psychological and systemic issues that interface after exposure to trauma.
Questions We Seek to Answer
Who is most likely to develop PTSD?
What differentiates resiliency from vulnerability?
Should we treat PTSD using psychological treatments, medications, or both?
Who might develop depression in the aftermath of trauma?
How can we improve the current therapeutic options?