To Visit, Click on Image! This has to be one of the best sites I have seen yet. It has self-assessments, workshops, and all sorts of information and reference materials. If you are wondering if you have PTSD, this website is an excellent place to start your search for answers.
In the wake of the attacks, researchers reported a wide range of mental and physical health outcomes, with posttraumatic stress disorder PTSD the one most commonly studied. We performed a systematic review. Eligible studies included original reports based on the full Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 4th ed. Future directions for research are discussed. Exposure to the trauma of disasters is common.
NCBI Bookshelf. Note: The following criteria apply to adults, adolescents, and children older than 6 years. With delayed expression: If the full diagnostic criteria are not met until at least 6 months after the event although the onset and expression of some symptoms may be immediate.