Surviving the trauma: post-traumatic stress disorder in relation to COVID-19

Dr Raj Persaud interviews Professor Jonathan Bisson

40 minutes


April 2020

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Surviving the trauma of COVID-19: what does the diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its treatment tell us about how to cope with the current pandemic? In this podcast, Professor Jonathan Bisson talks to Dr Raj Persaud about PTSD and the notion of ‘trauma’ in the context of COVID-19, including the diagnostic criteria for PTSD and evidence-based effective pharmacological and psychological approaches for its treatment and management.


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